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Sergeant Cox, Jr. was drafted into the Army (Infantry) in 1943 and served until 1945 in the 82nd Airborne Division, 17th Airborne Division, 13th Airborne Division. Interviewed by Joyce Suellentrop on Jun 21, 2006, Cox, Jr. talked about military experiences in the Second World War. The 2005 Kansas Legislature passed a bill funding the WWII Veterans Oral History grant program. This transcript is from one of the nine community institutions that received these grants. The transcript from the interview is presented here; the original audio copy of the interview is available through the Gray County Veterans Memorial & Archives and through the Kansas State Historical Society.

Creator: Cox, Jr., J. T.
Date: 21 June 2006

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Item Number: 211317
Call Number: World War II Oral Histories Project
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211317

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