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Arnold Samuel COPE

Regimental number4034
Place of birthGreenough Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHolmesdale Road, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ruby Francis Cope, Arrino, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 28 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 27 April 1916 - 10th Rfcts 32 Btn; TOS, 32 Btn 2 April 1917; mortally wounded 8 August 1918.
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death24
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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