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Bryan Baker Cox

Portrait of Bryan Cox, 437270 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Mark McKeown 9999-5018. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Portrait of Bryan Cox, 437270 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Mark McKeown 9999-5018. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0. …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bryan Baker AWMM
  • Surname
    Cox AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ437270 AWMM
    • WWII 437270 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 January 1925 Wings Over Cambridge CambridgeWaikato Wings Over Cambridge
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Pilot/Military AWMM
  • Enlistment
    WW2 14 May 1943 Wings Over Cambridge
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • 16 Squadron RNZAF (Corsairs) and served on Guadalcanal, Green Island and on 14 Squadron with J Force in Japan.

      Member of the Greerton RSA. AWMM
    • The second son of John Barker Cox and Janet Edith Cox (née Joynt).
      His big brother Grant Cox was an RNZAF bomber pilot, who was sadly killed over Germany Public - Kelvin - Friend - 2 June 2022 - Aircrew Remembered
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About death

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  • Death
    12 June 2021 AWMM
    TaurangaBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Pyes Pa Cemetery, Pyes Pa, Tauranga AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • A great man who kindly assisted us a great deal in the research of "Black Monday'.
    Public - Kelvin - Friend - 2 June 2022



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02 June 2022KelvinNorfolk, EnglandFriend
05 July 2021Online CenotaphNew ZealandResearcher

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