Gene W. Cox
-KIA Tarawa Atoll, Gilbert Islands
-Returned from Mausoleum No. 1, Hawaiian Islands
-Buried in Knoxville National Cemetery on November 1, 1947 (Section B Plot 6426)
-Parents: Earnest R. Cox and Viva Cox
-Siblings: Marie Cox, Charles Cox, and James Cox

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 2 August 1922
  • Date of death: 20 November 1943
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxville
  • Service Branch: Marine Corps
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Tarawa
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Middle Panel
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