The AIF Project

Gavin ROSS

Regimental number2766
Place of birthStrathaven Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressSomerville, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Andrew Ross, Somerville, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot I, Row F, Grave No.8),Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
168

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