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Thomas Ross

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Ross AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    7/1511 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 Commercial Bank, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    R.K. Ross (father), Richmond Plains, Wedderburn, Victoria, Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    7/1511 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • ROSS.-Died on November 8 of wounds received at Gaza on November 6, Trooper Thomas Ross, New Zealand Mounted Rifles, much loved eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. R. K. Ross, Richmond
    Plains, Wedderburn, Victoria; brother of the late Lance-Corporal Ronald, Driver Daniel O. (A.I.F.),
    Roy, and Elsie, aged 28 years. Late of Commercial Bank, Christchurch.

    Our second Gallipoli hero.

    Brother, 695, Ronald ROSS, Killed in Action 14 November 1916, brother, 17, Private Daniel Oliver ROSS, enlisted Queensland, returned May, 1919 Public - Brian - Researcher - 29 May 2016 - AWM Roll of Honour : Ronald ROSS : https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1665125/

    ADFA : Daniel Oliver ROSS : https://www.aif.adfa.edu.au/showPerson?pid=261407
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 November 1917 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM E. 431. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Thomas was my great uncle who moved to NZ for a new life - his brother Danny was my great grandfather, and fought in the war for Australia. Thank you for your service
    Public - Matthew - Other relative - 21 November 2015
  • Thomas traveled from Australia and his family to NZ, to start a new life and died in Egypt defending his adopted homeland as a member of the Canterbury Mounted Rifles. Far from his family and friends. RIP. from you great nephew Jim Ross, 2015.
    Public - James - Other Relative - 29 January 2015

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
29 May 2016BrianMelbourne, AustraliaResearcher
21 November 2015MatthewCanberra, AustraliaOther relative
29 January 2015JamesCharlton, Victoria, Australia.Other Relative