Date of Birth8 August 1893
Course2 Years at Borough Road College – Intermediate Arts, 1912-1914
Job(s)Teacher at C. of E.S., Bothal, Northumberland
Royal Army Medical Corps, 57th Field Ambulance, 2nd Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment
Theatre of warEurope
Date of death11 September 1917
Buried/memorialOosttaverne Wood Cemetery, Belgium (Grave/Memorial reference: II.D.3)
Private Adam Ross was the son of George and Jane Rachel Ross. He attended Borough Road College for two years, graduating with an Intermediate Arts qualification. Whilst at the college he competed in intercollege sport. On the 1915 BFSS Annual Report he is asterixed as ‘currently serving in HM forces’, and is listed as being destined for a teaching position at a school in ‘Bothal, N’land’ [Northumberland]. Ross enlisted into the Royal Army Medical Corps. He was killed on 11 September 1917, aged 24.