2410 Percy Norman SCOTT

Date of enlistment 9th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company C Company
Significant events while with the AIF Killed in Action – Bullecourt

Hospitalised sick

cwgcCommemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial


Summary of Private Scott’s WW1 service record, located in the National Archives of Australia. Full details are available online, NAA Series B2455




3rd May 1917 France Killed in Action
9th December 1916 France Re-joined Battalion from 2ADBD Etaples
12th November 1916 England Proceeded overseas from Folkestone on SS Victoria
20th September 1916 England Discharged from hospital and marched in to No.1 Command Depot Perham Down
29th August 1916 England Embarked at Le Havre for England on HS Asturias – pneumonia, and admitted 3rd London General Hospital, Wandsworth
15th August 1916 France Absent without leave. Award 7 days CC plus forfeiture of 5 days pay
8th August 1916 France Disembarked Marseille
2nd August 1916 Egypt Proceeded to join British Expeditionary Force from Alexandria on the HMT Franconia
8th January 1916 Egypt Taken on Strength, Tel-el-Kabir
25th October 1915 Egypt Disembarked Alexandria
29th September 1915 Australia Departed Melbourne on RMS Osterley
3rd August 1915 Australia Assigned to 5th Reinforcements 22nd Battalion
19th July 1915 Australia Marched into Broadmeadows depot


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