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Henry Thomas COOPER

Regimental number4171
Place of birthOxley Shire, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressLismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, W Cooper, Kyogle, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 February 1917
Age at death37
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row A, Grave No. 24), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
55
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Jane COOPER, Collins Creek, Kyogle, New South Wales. Native of Oxley Shire, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 622 Pte Archibald Joseph COOPER, 41st Bn, returned to Australia, 11 January 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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