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|Name:||Scott, William Maurice|
|Place of Birth:||London (England)|
|Next of Kin:||E. Halley ; Melbourne Hospital, Vic.|
|Biographical notes:||Scott was employed by the Penal Department in Darwin from 1913 to 1942. In 1943, he requested a replacement 'Returned Soldiers Badge' which had been losted during air raids in Darwin. He passed away at the age of 88 in Melbourne.|
|Date of Enlistment:||9-Dec-1914|
|Age at Enlistment:||37|
|Place of Enlistment:||Melbourne (Vic.)|
|Unit:||3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 3rd Australian General Hospital|
|Service:||Australian Imperial Force|
|Date of Death:||1963|
|Place of Death:||Melbourne (Vic.)|
|Service History:||Scott served for 9 years in the Royal Horse Artillery and 2 years in the Natal Mounted Police during the Boer war. His unit embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT A51 ‘Chilka’ on 2 February 1915. He was transferred to 3rd Australian General Hospital on 22 September 1916 and later returned to Australia suffering from malaria on 25 August 1917 on board 'Benalla'.|
|Related link:||"Our Boys at the Front", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 7 September 1916: p.7.|
Unit War Diary
Embarkation Roll - HMAT A51 ‘Chilka’
"Volunteers for Active Service", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 1 October 1914: p.10.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
|Appears in Collections:||Returned ANZACs|
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