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Thomas Gordon ROSS

Date of birth26 July 1878
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMrs Ross, 593 Gregory Terrace, Brisane, Queensland
Previous military service1st Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date1 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 7, Field Ambulance 7, Section C
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps


Unit: MED FA7
Promotion date: 1 May 1915

Lieutenant Colonel

Unit: MED FA12
Promotion date: 25 February 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Mention in Despatches awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890, 2 January 1917; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103, 29 June 1917.

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 14 August 1917

Distinguished Service Order

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

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