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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Victor Alan Fox -

Unknown person Name : Victor Alan Fox

Son of Frank Fox and Caroline Lavinia Fox (née Rice); husband of Edythe Irene Fox of East Cowes. Isle of Wight. Surveyor.

Born : 1901, Newport.

Married : 1925, Edythe Irene Carter, registered Steyning, Sussex. One son, Denis Alan Fox, born 1927.
  Census information :

1901 : Frank and Lavinia Fox, with their children including Victor aged 2 months, are at 3 Block 1 Quarters, Parkhurst Prison. Frank Fox is an Assistant Warder in the Lunatic Wing.

1911 : Frank and Lavinia Fox, with their children including Victor aged 10, are at 6 South Cottages, Parkhurst Prison. Frank Fox is a Prison Warder.

Electoral roll information :

1922 : The Fox family, including Victor, are at 6 South Terrace, Parkhurst.

Education :

Attended Parkhurst / Hunnyhill School

In December 1907 a note in the Head Teacher's Log Book records that 'Victor Alan Fox recited the poem 'Christmas' at the prize giving concert in the Infants School'
  Service Details :

Lieutenant 85108 Victor Alan Fox, 98 (The Surrey and Sussex Yeomanry) Field Regt., Royal Artillery.

  Casualty Details :

Died : 28 May 1940 aged 39.

Buried at : Lille Southern Cemetery, Nord, France.

CWGC Record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Newport Borough War Memorial
  Documents and Newspaper cuttings :

IoW County Press, 13 July 1940

National Probate Calendar 1940
  Acknowledgments :

Valerie Diebelius, who is recording the Registers of Parkhurst and Hunnyhill Schools
  Page status :
Page last updated : 26 August 2015 (added newspaper report)


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