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Joseph Tinsley Sutton COOPER

Regimental number1626
Place of birthTapu, New Zealand
SchoolPrimary School, Okiwi, New Zealand
Other trainingNil
Age on arrival in Australia22
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Cooper, Port Fitzroy, Great Barrier, Auckland, New Zealand
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No.2 (Plot V, Row D, Grave No.4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Christina COOPER, Okiwi, Great Barrier, Auckland, New Zealand
Family/military connectionsNil

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