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Daniel Bernard COOPER

Regimental number6982
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressHobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Mr W Cooper, Tregear Street, Moonah, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 May 1918
Place of death or woundingStrazeele
Age at death24
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Mary COOPER, Tregear Street, Moonah, Hobart, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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