COX, Edward (Gnr)

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: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 
Gnr Cox was killed during the action at Scaletta, Sicily.
 
We have a document in our gallery that gives additional details including that he was initially buried "on a terrace on the Shore side of the road at the North end of the beach North of Scaletta.
Click here to view this document No 2 Commando casualties Salerno/Sicily.
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
Yes

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