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Roy James COCKS

Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Cocks, 'Sorrento', Margaret Street, Strathfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 May 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 31 December 1918

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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