Henry James COX

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COX, Henry James

Service Number: 388
Enlisted: 18 March 1915, Enlisted at Bendigo
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 24th Infantry Battalion
Born: Kerang, Victoria, Australia, 1889
Home Town: Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria
Schooling: Mincha West State School, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds - shell wound to the back, At sea on board Glenart Castle, 23 September 1915
Cemetery: Lone Pine Memorial
No known grave Buried at sea Panel 66
Memorials: Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

18 Mar 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 388, 24th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Bendigo
10 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 388, 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Melbourne
10 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 388, 24th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Sharyn Roberts

Son of Celelia Cox of 189 High Street, Bendigoa, Victoria. Brother of Peter Gordon Cox who returned to Australia on 16 July 1917 having served with 7th Battalion

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Biography contributed by Sharyn Roberts

Son of Celelia Cox of 189 High Street, Bendigoa, Victoria. Brother of Peter Gordon Cox who returned to Australia on 16 July 1917 having served with 7th Battalion

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal