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Henry Hassal ROSS

Regimental number2865
Place of birthDunedin New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressWellington Mills, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs Emily Eliza Charlotte Ross, 115 Francis Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date29 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 July 1917
Date of death1 January 1997
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialTrois-Arbres-Cemetery (Plot I, Row T, Grave No.21), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: The Rev. Charles Stuart ROSS and Jane ROSS; husband of Emily ROSS, Orange Grove, Camberwell, Victoria. Native of Anderson's Bag, New Zealand
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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