Samuel ROSS

ROSS, Samuel

Service Number: 2787
Enlisted: 14 July 1915, Melbourne
Last Rank: Shoeing-Smith
Last Unit: 11th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Byaduk, Southern Grampians - Victoria, Australia, 13 June 1883
Home Town: Byaduk, Southern Grampians, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Blacksmith
Died: Killed in Action, Tel-el-Sheria, Palestine, 7 November 1917, aged 34 years
Cemetery: Gaza War Cemetery, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Kowree Shire Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

14 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2787, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Melbourne
27 Oct 1915: Embarked Private, 2787, 22nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
27 Oct 1915: Involvement Private, 2787, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
22 Feb 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 11th Light Horse Regiment
6 May 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Shoeing-Smith, 11th Light Horse Regiment
7 Nov 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Shoeing-Smith, 2787, 11th Light Horse Regiment, Egypt and Palestine - Light Horse and AFC Operations
7 Nov 1917: Involvement 2787, 11th Light Horse Regiment, Third Ypres

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