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William Thomas Frederick COOPER

Regimental number452
Place of birthGlanville, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressUnion Street, Dulwich, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ernestina Cooper, Union Street, Dulwich, South Australia
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Place of enlistmentPort Adelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2055 Corporal Edwin Albert Henry COOPER, 39th Bn, returned to Australia, 14 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 August 1957
Age at death66
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, COOPER William Thomas Frederick

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