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George Sanford COX

Regimental number2345
Place of birthGeorgetown, Demerara, British Guiana
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinSister, Maud Cox, Ingleby, Thorpehamlet, Norwich, Norfolk, England
Enlistment date18 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of disease 28 January 1918
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialSutton Veny (St. John) Churchyard (Plot 320, Row D, Grave No. 10), Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Nicholas and Charlotte COX

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