Cooper, William.

BORN BRIGG, LINCS, 04/06/1880. SON OF ELIZABETH AKEROYD. EMPLOYED AS A GARDENER. HE MARRIED HENRIETTA SMITH, IN HULL, ON 23/12/1905. THEY LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS, WITH THEIR SON WILLIAM, BORN IN 1908. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 7840, 2ND LINCOLNSHIRE REGIMENT. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 05/11/1914. DIED OF WOUNDS AT NO:7 CASUALTY CLEARING STATION, MERVILLE, ON 12/03/1915, AGED 34. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOW.


First name:
WILLIAM
Military Number:
7840
Rank:
Private
Date Died
12/03/1915
Place died:
Merville Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France
Age:
34
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