First Sergeant – United States Army
July 23, 1911 - March 28,1945
1st Sgt Fox was a member of the 11th Armored Division of General Patton’s Third Army and had been overseas since October, 1944. He died of wounds he received in Germany.
PARENTS: Mr. & Mrs. Peter Fox, 23 Marguerite, Wood River
FAMILY: Brother - Edward of Wood River
Sisters - Mrs. Lyndell Green, Mrs. Mary Kerr and Mrs. Margaret Robertson
He graduated from St. Bernard’s Parochial School and EAWRCHS. Before entering service, he worked at Standard Oil Refinery. He received his training at Camp Polk, Louisiana.