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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 29th October 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
Person Details
Old Basford Nottingham
He was the nephew of Albert and Anne Diggle and the cousin of Constance and Lillian Diggle of 59 Thorneywood Rise Nottingham.
11 Oct 1915
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49332 - CWGC Website
3656
Private
1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private George William Cox, served with the 1/7th Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment (Robin Hood Rifles), he died of wounds on 11th October 1915. He is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery.
CWGC refers to Cox as the Diggles' adopted son the 1911 Census as their nephew.
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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 29th October 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
    George William Cox - Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 29th October 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.