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Full Name: Henry James Scoltock
Rank Last Held: Lieutenant
Forename(s): Henry James
Surname: Scoltock
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: 7127
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Lieutenant
Occupation before Enlistment: Company director
Next of Kin: Mr R. Scoltock (father), 26 Milton Street, Nelson, New Zealand
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: P.O. Box 14, Nelson, New Zealand
Military District: Nelson
Body on Embarkation: Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 1st Echelon
Embarkation Unit: 20 Canterbury and Otago Battalion
Embarkation Date: 5 January 1940
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Destination: Egypt
Nominal Roll Number: WW2 1
Page on Nominal Roll: WW2 161
Last Unit Served: 20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: Crete
Date of Death: 22 May 1941
Age at Death: 32
Year of Death: 1941
Cemetery Name: Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece
Grave Reference: 12. E. 18.
Biographical Notes: Henry Scoltock was the son of Richard and Sarah Scoltock, of Nelson, New Zealand.
Description of Image:
  • Portrait from The Weekly News; 16 July 1941
  • Portrait from The Weekly News; 30 July 1941
Sources Used:
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940)
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