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John James COOPER

Regimental number764
Place of birthDublin Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address164 Cochrane Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J B Cooper, 164 Cochrane Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date19 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Second Supplement No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).
Recommendation date: 1 October 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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