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Herbert Harold COOPER

Regimental number922
Place of birthRocky River, New South Wales
SchoolRocky River Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCherryhill, Uralla, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah C Cooper, Cherryhill, Uralla, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied Ismalia Hospital, Egypt.
FateDied of disease 25 February 1917
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death28
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Hrave No. 122), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel Charles and Sarah Jane COOPER, Rocky River, Uralla, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: John Cooper

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