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William COX

Regimental number535
Place of birthStawell Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressD'Arcy Street, Stawell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMrs Margaret Cox, D'Arcy Street, Stawell, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 18 August 1914; taken on strength 8th Battalion 25 August 1914.
FateKilled in Action 8 May 1915
Place of death or woundingKrithia
Date of death8 May 1915
Age at death24
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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