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Joseph James COOPER

Regimental number5067
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBarney Street, Kiama, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, T J Cooper, Barney Street, Kiama, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 July 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Noted COOPER Joseph Thomas NR
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery (Plot B, Row 34, Grave No. 21). France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
28
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas John and Mary Jane COOPER, Barry Street, Kiama, New South Wales. Native of Gerringong, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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