Major John Burns Scott

Birth Date 1872
Birth Place Australia: Tasmania, Launceston
Death Date 08 October 1915
Death Place Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Final Rank Major
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
Places
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1916-01-28
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1916-04-06

Rolls

  • First World War Embarkation Roll:

    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    10th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    10th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    28 January 1916 on page 1208 at position 4
    Commonwealth Gazette
    06 April 1916 on page 861 at position 86
  • Roll of Honour:

    Unit
    10th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major

Timeline

Date of birth 1872
Date of embarkation 17 February 1915
Other 1915-08-13 - 1915-08-29 Commanding Officer of the 8th Light Horse Regiment.
Other 1915-08-29 - 1915-10-08 Commanding Officer of the 10th Light Horse Regiment until he was killed in action.
Date of death 08 October 1915
Date of recommendation honour or award 1916