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Edward Richard COX

Regimental number6092
Date of birth--/11/1869
Place of birthCobar New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCommercial Bank, Robertson, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E E Cox, Commercial Bank, Robertson, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 5, 15th Company, Army Service Corps
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/103/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Company, Australian Army Service Corps

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: 2nd Div Train
Promotion date: 30 August 1916


Unit: 2nd Div Train
Promotion date: 1 December 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Recommendation date: 26 February 1918

Military Cross

Recommendation date: 24 September 1918


Mention in Despatches awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette'. second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).
Recommendation date: Unspecified

FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919

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