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Full Name
James Fox
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
James
Surname
Fox
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
25504
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Driver
Next of Kin
Bernard Fox (father), 3 Buick Street, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
17th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company
Embarkation Date
27 September 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Pakeha
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
41
Page on Nominal Roll
8
Last Unit Served
Wellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion
Place of Death
Somme, France
Date of Death
11 April 1918
Age at Death
21
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Euston Road Cemetery, Colincamps, Somme, France
Grave Reference
III. N. 10.
Biographical Notes
James Fox was the son of Bernard and Christina Fox, of 14 Udy St., Petone, Wellington, New Zealand.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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