We remember William Cox

We remember William Cox

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Enniskerry, County Wicklow Ireland Source:8757559 Source:8757565 3rd September 1883
1885
sibling Mary Cox Source:8757560 1885
1901
employment Agricultural Labourer County Wicklow Ireland Source:8757560 31st March 1901
1901
location Cookstown, Enniskerry, County Wicklow Ireland parents address Source:8757560 31st March 1901
1904
employment Groom Mr Gallagher Enniskerry, County Wicklow Ireland Source:8757562 January 1904 - October 1904
1905
enlistment Curragh Camp Ireland Source:8757562 27th July 1905
1905
service British Army Private 8686 Royal Irish Regiment Source:8757562 27th July 1905 - 21st November 1906
1906
service British Army Lance Corporal 8686 Royal Irish Regiment Source:8757562 22nd November 1906 - 11th October 1907
1907
events Service in India Overseas service Upper Topa, Rawalpindi, Agra and Nasirabad India Source:8757562 5th February 1907 - 28th November 1913
1907
hospitalisation Syphilis Hospital/Institution Source:8757562 14th May 1907 - 27th July 1907
1907
service British Army Private 8686 Royal Irish Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8757562 12th October 1907 - 28th November 1913
1908
hospitalisation Ague (malaria) Hospital/Institution Source:8757562 25th March 1908 - 16th May 1908
1908
hospitalisation Ague (malaria) Hospital/Institution Source:8757562 16th June 1908 - 18th June 1908
1909
hospitalisation Malaria Hospital/Institution Source:8757562 12th November 1909 - 25th November 1909
1910
events Gross Misconduct Military Discipline Agra India Source:8757562 15th February 1910
1910
hospitalisation Dysentery Hospital/Institution Source:8757562 26th July 1910 - 8th August 1910
1911
location Agra, United Provinces India military residence address Source:8757565 2nd April 1911
1912
hospitalisation Dysentery Hospital/Institution Source:8757562 27th March 1912 - 9th April 1912
1913
service British Army Private 8686 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8757562 29th November 1913 - 26th July 1914
1914
service British Army Private 8686 Army Reserve Source:8757562 27th July 1914 - 5th August 1914
1914
discharge Source:8757562 30th July 1914
1914
service British Army Private 8686 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8757562 6th August 1914 - 8th March 1919
1914
internment pow Senne Germany Source:8757559 3rd October 1914
1914
location Sennelager POW Camp, Senne Germany military residence address Source:8757559 3rd October 1914
1915
location Limburg POW camp Germany military residence address Source:8757559 20th February 1915
1915
internment pow Hesse Germany Source:8757559 20th February 1915
sibling John Cox Source:8757562

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Cox
Source 994238
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Agra, United Provinces India military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Cookstown, Enniskerry, County Wicklow Ireland parents address known 31st March 1901
Limburg POW camp Germany military residence address known 20th February 1915
Sennelager POW Camp, Senne Germany military residence address known 3rd October 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 8686 Royal Irish Regiment Lance Corporal
British Army 8686 Royal Irish Regiment 1st Battalion Private
British Army 8686 Royal Irish Regiment Private
British Army 8686 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 8686 Army Reserve Private
British Army 8686 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Cox father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Cox brother
Mary Cox sister 1885
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1905-08-01 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1901-03-31 Roman Catholic

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Ireland Census 1901 Transcription Patrick63223
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Patrick63223
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Patrick63223
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223

External Evidence

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The Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment Vol.II from 1900 to 1922 Patrick63223
1914-1918 PRISONERS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR ICRC HISTORICAL ARCHIVES Patrick63223

Multimedia

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Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
SS Herschel Patrick63223
Rue Leon Save, Mons, Belgium. Patrick63223
The fields between Caudry and Audencourt Patrick63223
Enniskerry, County Wicklow Patrick63223
Agra Fort, India Patrick63223
Sennelager POW camp Patrick63223
Limburg Prisoner of War Camp Patrick63223
SS Willochra Patrick63223

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