Bernard Edward Ludgate COX

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COX, Bernard Edward Ludgate

Service Numbers: 3329, V80393, VX13226
Enlisted: 4 October 1939, 12 Garrison Battalion
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: London, England, 26 July 1890
Home Town: Tongala, Campaspe, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Illness while prisoner of war, Rabaul, 27 March 1942, aged 51 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Rabaul Memorial
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Rabaul Memorial
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World War 1 Service

16 Dec 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3329, 2nd Pioneer Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '5' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Medic embarkation_ship_number: A7 public_note: ''
16 Dec 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3329, 2nd Pioneer Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1

World War 2 Service

4 Oct 1939: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN V80393, 12 Garrison Battalion
26 Apr 1940: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Lance Corporal, SN VX13226, 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW2
26 Apr 1940: Transferred 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion, Transfer from Militia. Understated his age and changed his middle name from Ludgate to Luggate.
1 Jun 1941: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Lance Corporal, SN VX13226, 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion, Australia's Northern Periphery

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