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Cecil Clow ROSS

Regimental number770
Place of birthDalby, Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressFoxborough, Tallwood, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, A M Ross, Foxborough, Tallwood, Queensland
Enlistment date13 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 3, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll770A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 September 1918
Place of death or woundingHindenburg Line
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialCerisy-Gailly French National Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No.7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander Malcolm ROSS and Elizabeth Jane ROSS, Barcoorah, Aramac, Queensland. NOTE DIFFERENT CEMETERY
Place of burialBuise British Cemetery

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