|Place of birth||Hobart, Tasmania|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||64 Hampden Road, Hobart, Tasmania|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, C Cox, 64 Hampden Road, Hobart, Tasmania|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years in Senior Cadets; 1 year in Army Medical Corps, Citizen Military Forces, Hobart.|
|Place of enlistment||Claremont, Tasmania|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||12th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/29/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Pioneer Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Charles and Elizabeth COE. Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Taken on strength, 12th Bn, Mudros, 4 December 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 6 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Taken on strength, 1st Pioneer Bn, Serapeum, 15 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 16 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 2 April 1916.
Wounded in action, 7 June 1916 (bomb wound, lacerated wounds, head and face; compound fracture of jaw; wounds to both legs and chest), and admitted to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 10 June 1916, and then by Ambulance Train to 13th Stationary Hospital, Boulogne, 10 June 1916; to England, 13 June 1916, and admitted same day to Reading War Hospital; transferred to No 2 Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 18 October 1916; marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 1 November 1916.
Marched into Pioneer Training Bn, Larkhill, 11 March 1917.
Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Barambah', 8 April 1917; disembarked Melbourne, 9 June 1917, for onward travel to Hobart; discharged (medically unfit: defective vision), Hobart, 14 August 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||29|
|Place of burial||Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, COE Horace|