We remember William Ross

We remember William Ross

Timeline

Timeline

1859
sibling John Ross Source:9295610 1859
1862
sibling Flora Ross Source:9295610 1862
1867
sibling Catherine Ross Source:9295610 1867
1869
birth Portree, Skye, Invernessshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9295589 Source:9295582 12th September 1869
1874
sibling Angus Ross Source:9295610 1874
1881
location 6 Bosville Terrace, Portree, Skye, Invernessshire, Scotland United Kingdom parents address Source:9295610 3rd April 1881
1881
dates Age 11 Source:9295610 3rd April 1881
1888
children Anna Ross Source:9295676 1888
1891
location Bosville Terrace, Mill Road, Portree, Skye, Invernessshire, Scotland United Kingdom parents address Source:9295662 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 22 Source:9295662 5th April 1891
1891
employment Bootmaker Portree, Skye, Invernessshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9295662 5th April 1891
1900
children John Ross Source:9295676 1900
1901
employment Shoemaker Portree, Skye, Invernessshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9295676 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 31 Source:9295676 31st March 1901
1901
location 7 Wentworth Street, Portree, Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland United Kingdom their own address Source:9295676 31st March 1901
1914
employment Shoemaker Portree, Skye, Invernessshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9295589 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9295589 19th February 1915 - 17th May 1915
1915
service British Army Company Serjeant Major 402 Cameron Highlanders 4th Bn Source:9295589 17th May 1915
1915
dates Age 45 Source:9295589 17th May 1915
marriage Mary A Ross Source:9295676
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 402 Cameron Highlanders Source:3830440
1915
death Killed in Action When CSM Ross charged the Southern Breastwork Trench four Germans surrendered. One fired on CSM Ross killing him. D Company soldiers killed all the Germans in the trench. Festubert, Pas de Calais France Source:7483256 Source:9295589 17th May 1915
burial Le Touret Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Panel 41 & 42 Source:7483256

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Ross
Source 3830440
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
6 Bosville Terrace, Portree, Skye, Invernessshire, Scotland United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
7 Wentworth Street, Portree, Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland United Kingdom their own address known 31st March 1901
Bosville Terrace, Mill Road, Portree, Skye, Invernessshire, Scotland United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 402 Cameron Highlanders Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army 402 Cameron Highlanders 4th Bn Company Serjeant Major
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anna Ross daughter 1888
John Ross son 1900
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Ross father
Mary MacCowan mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Ross brother 1859
Flora Ross sister 1862
Catherine Ross sister 1867
Angus Ross brother 1874
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary A Ross wife

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription david37172
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription david37172
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription david37172
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription david37172

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