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Clement COX

Regimental number3473
Place of birthBurra, South Australia
SchoolBurra Copper House School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHairdresser
Address7 Houston Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mable Cox, 7 Houston Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 12 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateKilled in Action 6 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death36
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 20), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
19
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Burra Cemetery, South Australia. Parents: Edward (d. 4 January 1906, aged 56; bu. Burra Cemetery) and Fanny (d. 29 March 19028, aged 77; bu. Burra Cemetery) COX; husband of Mabel COX, 317 Perth Street, Subiaco, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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