25th Battalion, New Zealand Infantry (New Zealand Army)
19/10/1944 (Killed in Action)
Andrew Cotton was the son of William and Rachel Cotton. He was born about 1923 in Magherafelt. The family emigrated to New Zealand. Private Andrew Cotton served with the New Zealand Infantry in World War Two. Private Andrew Cotton was serving with the 25th Battalion in Italy when he was killed in action in Italy on 19th October 1944. He was 21 years old.
Cesena War Cemetery lies in the Commune of Cesena, in the Province of Forli. Take the autostrada A14, Bologna-Ancona, exiting at Cesena. Proceed along this road for about 4 kilometres arriving at a roundabout. Turn left and then take the second road on the right hand side. After 500 metres, turning left, enter into a parking area and take a little road leading to the cemetery main entrance.