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Edward Herbert Athol Scales

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 644 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 644 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward Herbert Athol AWMM
  • Surname
    Scales AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 4/959 AWMM
    • WWI 1204 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1885 Public source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 G.H. Scales (father), Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • He was employed as a Chief Officer aboard the steamer 'Kamona' by the Union Steam Ship Company when he joined the reinforcements at Trentham.(Marlborough Express)

    He was present at his brother Sgt. Arthur Scales funeral in Oxford.(Dominion)

    In 1916, he was promoted to Lieutenant aboard the Dreadnought Barham after passing his Naval Examinations. (Evening Post) AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    1970 Public source
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 644 AWMM
    • Marlborough Express AWMM
      Volume XLIX, Issue 109, 11 May 1915, Page 5 AWMM
    • The Dominion AWMM
      Volume 9, Issue 2703, 24 February 1916, Page 9 AWMM
    • The Evening Post AWMM
      Volume XCII, Issue 45, 22 August 1916, Page 7 AWMM

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