COX, Anthony Francis

Rank: 
Rifleman
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Rifle Brigade
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
6920635
Died : 
Sunday, July 18, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
18
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Rifleman Anthony Cox died during operations at Agnone and the bridge at Malati (3 Commando Bridge).
 
Sources
CWGC.
ROH in Commando-Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2 by Brig Durnford-Slater.
 
Notes
In the book Storm from the Sea, the author, Brig Peter Young, describes a Commando named Cox as being batman to Major Walter Skrine, and both being severely wounded during the landings at Agnone.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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