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John Thomas COOPER

Regimental number15728
Place of birthBundaberg, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCasemaker
AddressWalker Street, Bundaberg South, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Cooper, c/o Mrs Brennan, 'Jesmond', Ipswich Road, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Bridget COOPER. Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 September 1940
Age at death50
Place of burialBrisbane Crematorium, Queensland

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