Robert Elder COX


COX, Robert Elder

Service Numbers: 1581, 1581A
Enlisted: 4 September 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 19th Infantry Battalion
Born: Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia, June 1891
Home Town: Minto, Campbelltown Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Wool Classer
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 19 September 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
The Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial (Panel 23), Belgium
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)
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World War 1 Service

4 Sep 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1581, 19th Infantry Battalion
9 Nov 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1581, Light Trench Mortar Batteries, Third Ypres
9 Nov 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1581, Light Trench Mortar Batteries, HMAT Benalla, Sydney
19 Sep 1917: Involvement Private, SN 1581A, 19th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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