Francis William COOPER

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COOPER, Francis William

Service Number: 1427
Enlisted: 12 January 1916, Enlisted at Inverell, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 33rd Infantry Battalion
Born: London, England, 1894
Home Town: Inverell, Inverell, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farm Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 11 July 1917
Cemetery: Bethleem Farm West Cemetery
Row A, Grave 5
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

12 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1427, 33rd Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Inverell, NSW
4 May 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1427, 33rd Infantry Battalion
4 May 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1427, 33rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Marathon, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Arrived in Australia aged 18years

Son of John Cooper and Elizabeth Cooper of Worington Road, North Kensington, England

Medals: British War Medal, Victroy Medal