COX, Anthony Francis

Rank: 
Rifleman
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Rifle Brigade
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
6920635
Died : 
Sunday, July 18, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
18
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 
Rfn. Cox was killed during operations at Agnone and 3 Commando Bridge.
(Source: ROH in Commando-Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2 by Brig Durnford-Slater.)
 

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.

Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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