COX, Edward

Known as: 
Eddie
Rank: 
Gunner
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
1779578
Died : 
Monday, August 16, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
22
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Edward Cox 2 Commando
Gunner Edward Cox died during operations at Scaletta, Sicily. We have a document that states "Buried on a terrace on the Shore side of the road at the North end of the beach North of Scaletta".
 
Sources
CWGC.
Page 4 of Salerno/Sicily Casualties document (see linked content below).
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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