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Ernest Walter ROSS

Regimental number1224
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressRoss Street, Tighe's Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Ross, Ross Street, Tighe's Hill, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 March 1973

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