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Francis Samuel Albert COOPER

Regimental number812
Place of birthJunee, New South Wales
SchoolDubbo District School, New South Wales
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressCarrington Avenue, Dubbo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William James Cooper, Carrington Avenue, Dubbo, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollMining Corps
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of bronchitis in Etaples, France.
FateDied of disease 11 June 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death21
Place of burialEstaples Military Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 17A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William James and Maria Elizabeth COOPER, Kingewarra Street, Dubbo, New South Wales. Native of Junee, New South Wales

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