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Alexander ROSS

Regimental number2389
Place of birthMontrose Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressWarragul, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Isabella Ross, 'Kyanee', Warragul, Victoria
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialPont D'Achelles Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No.12) Nieppe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Bessie D. ROSS; husband of Isabella ROSS, Rossie Braes, Warragul, Victoria, Australia. Native of Montrose, Scotland.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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