|Place of birth||Kiama, New South Wales|
|Address||Barney Street, Kiama, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||18.6|
|Next of kin||Father, T J Cooper, Barney Street, Kiama, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/18/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||*Noted COOPER Joseph Thomas NR|
|Place of burial||St. Sever Cemetery (Plot B, Row 34, Grave No. 21). France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Thomas John and Mary Jane COOPER, Barry Street, Kiama, New South Wales. Native of Gerringong, New South Wales|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 1 April 1916; disembarked Suez, 2 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 9 May 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 17 May 1916.
Taken on strength, 1st Bn, in the field, 18 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 22/25 July 1916 (shrapnel wounds, arm, face, leg, thigh); admitted to No 1 Field Ambulance, 25 July 1916, and transferred to No 3 Casualty Clearing Station, and then by No 16 Ambulance Train to No 1 Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 27 July 1916.
Died of wounds, 29 July 1916.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Second given name incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as James. Service number incorrectly entered on NAA site as 5064.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, COOPER Joseph Thomas|