CEF Soldier Detail

Private Floyd Gordon Cox

Regimental Number:
231672
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
31st Battalion
Company:
A
Place of Birth:
Rapid City, South Dakota
Country:
U.S.A.
Next of Kin:
Mrs Electra Arma Cox, Mother, 10849 80th Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Address at Enlistment:
10849 80th Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Date of Birth:
January 25, 1898
Trade or Calling:
Telephone Switchman
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
June 15, 1916
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Not Specified
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded in the attack on Passchendaele November 1917.
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box r2081 - 43
Research Notes
Info from the war diary and attestation papers. There is no trace on the CWGC site.
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 31st Battalion A
Private Canadian Infantry 202nd Battalion