Albert Henry FOX

9th Infantry Battalion, A.I.F.

Private, Regimental No. 1951.

Killed in Action , 28 June 1915, Quinn's Post, Gallipoli, Turkey.







Biographical Details

Born: 3 May 1894 at Rookwood Station, Nebo, QLD, Australia.

Father: Emil FOX.

Mother: Anna Margaretha SCHNEIDER.

Marital Status: Single.

Education: National School.

Occupation: Farm Labourer.


Service and Enlistment Details

Enlisted on 9 January 1915 at Cairns, QLD.

Address at Enlistment: Homebush, Mackay, QLD.

Embarkation Details: Embarked Overseas on

16 April 1915 with 9th  Battalion,

5th  Reinforcements at Brisbane, QLD on

Ship H.M.A.T. A55 "Kyarra".

Cause of Death: Killed in Action on 28 June 1915 while serving with 9th  Battalion at Quinns Post, Gallipoli at the age of 21 years.

Burial place: Shell Green Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey, Portion I, Row D, Grave No. 17.

Next of Kin:  Father, Emil Fox, Homebush, Mackay, QLD.

Religion: Church of England.

Commemorative Details

Panel 55, Australian War Memorial;

Homebush State School Honour Board

Mackay Cenotaph

Mackay Old Town Hall Honour Board;  

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