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John Knox ROSS

Regimental number3195
Place of birthGoodna, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCook
AddressVilla Street, Annerley, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinBrother, James Littlejohn Ross, Villa Street, Annerley, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3195A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot I, Row I, Grave No. 18), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
142
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Jane ROSS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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