Edward Wayne Cox

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

DOW 12/08/1944




Edward W. "Sonny Boy" Cox was born on September 4, 1925.
His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private Cox died on December 8, 1944, of wounds received in action in Germany
on December 3, 1944, during the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest.


Selective Service Registration card (draft card) for Edward W. Cox




Louisiana Veterans Honor Medal





Edward Cox and his wife Cuetta Bamburg Cox

Photo by Patsy Smith from the Find A Grave website





The official entry in the casualty list pages for Edward W. Cox.
From the 22nd Infantry After Action Report of December 1944.




Edward W. Cox was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Henri-Chapelle Cemetery, Eupen, Belgium and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Louisiana.

Thomas-Wren Cemetery
Martin (Red River Parish)
Red River Parish
Louisiana, USA


Grave marker for Edward W. Cox

Photo by Patsy Smith from the Find A Grave website









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