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COOPER, JOHN THOMAS

Rank:
Lance Corporal
Service No:
4753
Date of Death:
20/09/1917
Age:
28
Regiment/Service:
Australian Infantry, A.I.F.
 
8th Bn.
Panel Reference:
Panel 7 - 17 - 23 - 25 - 27 - 29 - 31.
Memorial:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of Fred and Florence Cooper; husband of Margaret M. Cooper, of 38, York St., Fitzroy North, Victoria. Native of Fitzroy North.

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YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

Country:
Belgium
Locality:
West-Vlaanderen

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