October 29, 2022

Cox Family [RG3617.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG3617.AM:  Cox Family



Correspondence:  1917-1918

Burchard, Pawnee County, Neb.:  WWI soldiers

Size:  1 envelope



BACKGROUND NOTE



Jerome and Clay Cox were the sons of S.K. Cox of Burchard, Pawnee County, Nebraska. During the World War I, Clay Cox served in Battery E, 127th Field Artillery and Jerome Cox was a member of Headquarters Co., 302 Tank Corps.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of one envelope containing correspondence of Jerome Cox, 1917-1918; and correspondence of Clay Cox, 1917-1918. These letters relate to routine affairs of camp and military life at Camp Cody, New Mexico, and Camp Colt, Pennsylvania. One letter from Clay Cox was written shortly after his arrival in France in 1918.



DESCRIPTION


Envelope containing:


    1. Jerome Cox correspondence, 1917-1918

    1. Clay Cox correspondence, 1917-1918



 


ADDED ENTRIES:

Cox family

Cox, Clay

Cox, Jerome

World War, 1914-1918 — Personal narratives



 



JEP/ht   04-05-1973

Encoded TMM   03-16-2010

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