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Alexander McLachlan ROSS

Regimental number1977
Place of birthSkipton Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMotor driver
AddressBarkley Street, Ararat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Ross, Gibson Street, Camperdown, Victoria
Enlistment date25 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps Details
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2180 Pte David Stewart ROSS, 39th Bn, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1928
Age at death35
Place of burialCamperdown Cemetery, Victoria

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