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Corporal Hugh Ross (Tain)

4th Seaforth Highlanders - Service No. 597

Le Touret Memorial

Corporal Hugh Ross was born on the 18th June 1890 at Tain to parents Andrew Ross and Jessie Munro. He married Margaret Kennethina Munro in 1913. Their daughter Jessie Munro Ross was born in February 1914. He worked as a baker at the Cameron Buildings before the war.
Hugh joined the Tain Company of the 4th Seaforth Highlanders and arrived in France in November 1914 after undergoing training at Bedford.
Corporal Ross fell at the Battle of Neuve Chapelle on the 11th March 1915, only 4 months after arriving at the front.

Remembered with Honour Le Touret Memorial