Charles Fox Unknown date of birth - Died 15 December 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number39769 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Private C. Fox, of Hicks Bay View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesCharles AWMM SurnameFox AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number39769 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Report › Report › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth1913 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 December 2015 - Research Place of birthWaiapu, East Coast, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 December 2015 - Research Birth notesCharles Fox was the son of Whare Kahika Fox and Wikitoria Fox, of Hicks Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 December 2015 - Research Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Hicks Bay, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr W. Fox (father), Hicks Bay, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number39769 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Ruatoria, East Cape, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 2nd Echelon AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Charles Fox was the son of Whare Kahika Fox and Wikitoria Fox, of Hicks Bay28 (Maori) Battalion, Main Body AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death28 AWMM Date of death15 December 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action in the Field Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 December 2015 - Research Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameAlamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 December 2015 - Research Grave reference Memorial nameAlamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMMAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMHinerupe Marae War Memorial at Te Araroa Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 December 2015 - Research Memorial referenceColumn 102. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Charles Fox by laying a poppy. Catherine Anne Fox Cecil Grahame Nicholas Fox Charles Fox Charles Frederick Dillworth Fox Claude Fox Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Charles Fox Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commissionhttp://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Further ReferenceCody, J.F. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: War History Branch, Dept. of Internal Affairs.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmFurther Reference DocumentsAuckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 2: WW2 65 AWMMSoutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMMPortrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.