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Fleming Ross

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Fleming AWMM
  • Surname
    Ross AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    10/3144 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 11 Paterson Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Lillie M. Ross (wife), 11 Paterson Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10/3144 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • 1914-1915 Star AWMM
      MiD. London Gazette, 4 January 1917, p261, Rec No 401: At Flers on the 16th September this Officer was in command of the Ruahine Company of this Battalion. His company was assigned the left half of the objective attacked by the Battalion, and succeeded in taking and consolidating its objective in spite of severe casualties. He showed great bravery and coolness in reconnoitring the position before the attack, and judgement in handling his Company throughout the operation until he was killed by a shell on the afternoon of the 17th September. AWMM
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Victory Medal with oak leaf AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Fleming Ross was the son of Daniel and Hannah Ross of Timaru.

    Husband of Lillie Marion Ross of 15 Tavistock Road, Lyall Bay, Wellington

    Copy of Certificate of Service held on file AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    18 September 1916 AWMM
    Age 38 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM

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Sources

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