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Dan's 14-year quest to solve mystery of found dog tags

Dan O'Sullivan found WWII dog tags belonging to Benjamin Cox

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Updated October 30 2023 - 2:40pm, first published 5:30am

Royal Australian Navy medic Dan O'Sullivan was working in the Solomon Islands when he found a corroded World War II dog tag in an open market, showing the name of Benjamin A. Cox, serial number 0 - 1304348.

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Kerem Doruk

Journalist

Kerem Doruk joined the Canberra Times in 2023. He covers local stories in the national capital. You can email story ideas or tips to Kerem at kerem.doruk@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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