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William Cox

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 76), Page: 13 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 76), Page: 13 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Cox AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 66143 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 June 1890 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra NapierHawkes Bay Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Voggard (sister), 56 Milton Road, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 66143 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Bridge carpenter/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 10.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      192 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 31 December 1917; disembarked Glasgow, Scotland, 25 February 1918.
    Marched in to Larkhill and posted to Otago Infantry Regiment, 16 February 1918.
    Marched into Otago Infantry Regiment, Sling Camp, 6 April 1918.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 26 May 1918; joined 1st Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, and posted to 10th Company, 6 July 1918.
    Appointed Lance Corporal, 8 January 1919.
    Appointed Temporary Corporal, 11 February 1919; relinquished appointment, 11 March 1919.
    Found guilty, District Court Martial, Torquay, 7 January 1920, of deserting His Majesty's Service in that he at Sling Camp absented himself without leave on the 22 September 1919 till reporting on 17 October 1919 (26 days): forfeited all ordinary pay for a period of 14 days, automatically relinquished appointment of Lance Corporal, and forfeited a further 26 days' pay.
    Commenced return to New Zealand on board SS 'Athenic', 9 February 1920; found guilty, at sea, 9 February 1920, of being absent from parade: fined 2/6; discharged, 2 April 1920.
    Total war service: 2 years 185 days (of which 2 years 65 days were abroad) AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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