Rifleman George Cooper

Royal Irish Rifles

Died: Sunday 5 August 1917 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
COOPER, GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of Joseph Cooper, of 57, South St., Braintree, Essex.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 40.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private Cooper
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 930)
Name:
Private W J Cooper
Context:
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 921)
Name:
Private W Cooper
Context:
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 935)
Name:
Private W Cooper
Context:
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 935)