Charles Adam FOX

Badge Number: S6062, Sub Branch: State

FOX, Charles Adam

Service Number: 1857
Enlisted: 17 September 1915, Enlisted at Adelaide, SA
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 11th Field Artillery Brigade
Born: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, 3 March 1889
Home Town: Yalata, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Penong, South Australia, 27 September 1935, aged 46 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Coorabie and District WW1 Roll of Honor
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World War 1 Service

17 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1857, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, Enlisted at Adelaide, SA
11 Jan 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1857, 3rd Light Horse Regiment
11 Jan 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1857, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Borda, Adelaide
1 Mar 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column, From the 3rd Light Horse Regiment
21 Apr 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Gunner, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column
21 May 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Driver
28 Nov 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Driver, SN 1857, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column, Wounded but returned to duty
8 Nov 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Driver, 11th Field Artillery Brigade , From 4th Divisional Ammunition Column
11 Nov 1918: Involvement SN 1857, 11th Field Ambulance
29 Aug 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Driver, SN 1857, 11th Field Artillery Brigade , Discharged at the 4th Military District

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Charles Walter Fox and Hellen Fox nee Baird of Yalata, SA. Brother of Frank Gordon Fox and Walter Henry Fox

Commenced return to Australia on 1 May 1919 aboard HMT China disembarking on 6 June 1919

On 12 May 1920 Charles married Mamie Everil Lodge in the Baptist Church, Finsbury Park, SA. Father of Douglas Charles Fox, Claude Raymond Fox and Yvonne Lizzie Fox

At the time of his death he was residing at Chintulda, Coorabie, SA

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal