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Oscar Glenroy COX

Regimental number3807
Place of birthSt Kilda New South Wales
SchoolBrighton Road State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationIronmonger
Address140 Inkerman Street, St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Cox, 140 Inkerman Street, St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceCadets
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialDivisional Collecting Post Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row N, Grave No. 8), Boesinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
96
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur and Ada COX, 140 Inkerman Street, St. Kilda, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3038 Pte Arthur John COX, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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