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army officer

Richard Ferguson Cox, American army officer (retired). Member Sigma Psi, Tau Beta Pi.; Mason.

Background

Cox, Richard Ferguson was born on February 26, 1886 in Graceville, Minnesota, United States. Son of William and Rebecca (Mills) Cox.

Education

Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1908. Graduate Coast Artillery School, 1915, 26. Command and General staff schedul, 1927, Army War College, 1930, Naval War College, 1935, 1936.

Career

1 son, Richard French. Commissioned Second lieutenant, Coast Artillery corpus, United States army, 1910, advanced through grades to brigadier general, 1940. Retired February 1944.

Membership

Member Sigma Psi, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Ann French, October 1, 1913.

father:
William Cox

mother:
Rebecca (Mills) Cox

spouse:
Ann French