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Hugh Madigan ROSS

Regimental number5148
Place of birthTambo Upper Victoria
ReligionCongregational
OccupationAccountant
AddressRiverside, Mossiface, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Hugh Ross, Swan Beach, Tambo Upper, Victoria
Enlistment date3 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XM, Row C, Grave No.5) Poperinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Celia Griffiths ROSS, Riverside, Tambo Upper, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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