ROSS, Charles
(Service number 8/3390)

First Rank Private Last Rank Sapper


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Dunedin, New Zealand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs Alice Lindsay (sister), Nile Street, St Clair, Dunedin, New Zealand
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 8th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Otago Infantry Battalion
Date 13 November 1915
Transport Willochra or Tofua
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With New Zealand Engineers, 1 Field Company

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 20 September 1916 Age
Place of Death Somme, France
Cause Killed in action
Memorial or Cemetery A.I.F. Burial Ground, Flers, Somme, France
Memorial Reference Sp. Mem. 1.
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Hakataramea War Memorial

Biographical Notes

Charles Ross was the son of the late William Andrew and Ann Ross, of Oxford St, Dunedin South, New Zealand.


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