Herbert (Bert) William Cox

Memorial: Mangotsfield - St James Place

Regiment: Yorkshire Regiment

Medals: British War Medal, Next of Kin Memorial Plaque 1914 - 1921, Victory Medal

Rank and number: Private 42305

Parents: Charles & Phoebe Cox (nee Milsom)

Marital status: Married

Home address: Shortwood, Mangotsfield, Bristol. Lived in Salford, Manchester

Pre-war occupation: Tram Conductor

Date of birth: 1887

Place of birth: Pucklechurch, Bristol

Date of death: 03/04/1917

Buried/Commemorated at: Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, Saulty, Pas de Calais, France

Age: 30

Further information:

'B' Company, 2nd Battalion Yorkshire Regiment (Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own) - previously Driver 183629 in Royal Field Artillery)

Died of wounds 3 April 1917, Hanin, France

Married Kate Coles in 1915 in Bristol

By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):

Battalion War Diary, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, UK Censuses, Medal Rolls Index, David Blackmore