Woodlands St Mary, Berkshire
Died: 24th Apr 1915
Born in Jun Qtr 1875
Albert was killed in action on 24th April 1915.
His regimental number was 99493.
He was previously awarded the DCM (Distinquished Conduct Medal), recorded in the London Gazette 17th December 1914.
The Citation reads: Seajeant Major A Cox, 122nd Battery, Royal Field Artillery....For exceptionally good service, and gallantry in bringing away wounded at Le Cateau on 26th August 1914.
The DCM was regarded as one step down from a Victoria Cross
All census records checked, including 1911
To: Adelina M Torode