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Edwin Albert Henry COOPER

Regimental number2055
Place of birthGlanville, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith's striker
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ernestina Cooper, Union Street, Dulwich, South Australia
Enlistment date15 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 452 Pte William Thomas Frederick COOPER, 43rd Bn, returned to Australia, 8 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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