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Thomas Donald ROSS

Male 1891 - 1943  (51 years)    Has 10 ancestors and one descendant in this family tree.

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  • Name Thomas Donald ROSS 
    Relationshipwith Rodney VOJVODICH
    Birth Record 1891  Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    #303 
    Birth 17 Feb 1891  York, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 16 Oct 1914 
    World War 1 - #471 - 10th light horse - was on Gallipoli at the time of the charge at the Nek. Promoted to sgt just days after. 
    Burial Jan 1943  Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • ANGLICAN-LB-0713 KB00070977
    Death 1 Jan 1943  Victoria Park, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Tuberculosis 
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Donald ROSS,   b. 4 Mar 1783, Dornoch, Sunderland, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Feb 1857, Bonar, Sutherland, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  (Grandfather) 
    Sarah MAYBERRY,   b. 1805, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Sep 1880, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  (Great Grandmother) 
    Person ID I4639  MyBradyTree | TP, JMJ, Descendant of Convict Thomas MCGLINN , Descendant of Convict Alexander ROSS
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2024 

    Father Ancestors Alexander ROSS,   b. 7 Nov 1845, Dornoch, Sunderland, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Feb 1928, York, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Sarah Jane MCGLINN,   b. 16 Sep 1860, Guildford, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Sep 1946, North Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 86 years) 
    Marriage 19 Feb 1880  York, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2227  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Annie Sylvia Louise TREMAIN,   b. 20 Nov 1894, Caterham, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 23 Sep 1964, Victoria Park, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 69 years) 
    Marriage 5 Aug 1916  Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number #164 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Joan ROSS,   b. 1919   d. 12 Jun 2012, Como, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 93 years)
    Albert Thomas HOBBS  m. 1940
    Family ID F2269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2024 

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    Link to Google MapsBirth Record - #303 - 1891 - Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 17 Feb 1891 - York, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 5 Aug 1916 - Perth, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - Jan 1943 - Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Cause: Tuberculosis - 1 Jan 1943 - Victoria Park, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 10th light horse No 471 enlisted 16/10/1914 was on Gallipoli at the time of the charge at the Nek 7/8/1915 promoted to sgt just days after 16/8/1915 Battle for hill 60 29-30 aug 1915
      25/9/1915 shipped to Madros diahorrea and Enterirric fever then England and returned unfit for service to Australia. discharged 31/7/1916 Lynn do you have any more details The 10th Light Horse were the the 3th and 4th waves of the attack on the Nek as depicted in Peter Weirs iconic movie Gallipoli.
      All of the 3rd wave went over the top bit part of the 4th were stopped as per John Hamiltons book "Goodbye Cobber God Bless You".
      Also after the nek they were involved in an equally futile loss of life at Hill 60 (read Bean at AWM)

  • Reference  Darryl Brady. "Thomas Donald ROSS". Brady Family Tree in Western Australia. https://www.bradyfamilytree.org/genealogy/getperson.php?personID=I4639&tree=BRADY2008 (accessed July 16, 2024).