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Doohan, James Montgomery "Jimmy"

Date of birth:
March 3rd, 1920 (Vancouver/British Columbia, Canada)
Date of death:
June 20th, 2005 (Redmond/Washington, United States)
Canadian (1931-present, Constitutional Monarchy)


After the Second World War, Jimmy Doohan would become well known as Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the U.S.S. Enterprise in the television series and films of Star Trek.

?: Sarnia Collegiate Institute and Technical School (SCITS);
?: 102nd Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps;
1939: Royal Canadian Artillery;
?: 13th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Canadian Infantry Division, Royal Canadian Army;
?: Air Observation Pilot Course 40;
?: No. 666 Air Observation Post Squadron, RCAF;
?: No. 1 Canadian AGRA (Army Groups Royal Artillery).

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Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded with overseas bar.
Canadian Volunteer Service Medal (1939-1947)


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