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Eric Clarence Cox

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Portrait of Pilot Officer Eric Clarence Cox, Auckland Weekly News, 3 December 1941. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19411203-26-2. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Eric Clarence AWMM
  • Surname
    Cox AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ401256 AWMM
    • WWII 401256 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 November 1913 AWMM Upper HuttWellington AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ401256 AWMM
    • WWII 401256 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 7 May 1940 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of David Clarence and Diana Winifred Cox of Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 October 1942 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    CreteGreece AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece AWMM Grave 7. B 16-17 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
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