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Rupert William COOPER

Regimental number1211
Place of birthHillston New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressFortuna, Wyalong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W A Cooper, Fortuna, Wyalong, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 September 1975
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery

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