Mess Room Steward Victor Charles Cox

Mercantile Marine

Died: Sunday 6 May 1917 (aged 17)

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Record:
COX, VICTOR CHARLES
Additional information:
Son of Charles Ernest and Susannah Cox, of Pleasant View, Penylan Park, Newport, Mon.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Cox, Victor C
Memorial:
St Michael And All Angels Church - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 63401)
Location:
Watford, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Cox, V C
Memorial:
Newport High School For Boys (WMR 3696)
Location:
Bettws, Gwent
Name recorded:
Cox, V C
Memorial:
Maindee/ Christchurch Parish (WMR 3681)
Location:
Christchurch, Gwent

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Cox
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment (page 110)
Name:
Captain G W Cox
Context:
joined
Date:
2 May 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 427)
Name:
Captain G W Cox
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 427)
Name:
Second Lieutenant R C Cox
Context:
Wounded
Date:
8 May 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 12 Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment (page 102)