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Ronald Douglas Cooper

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ronald Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    Cooper AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 44560 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    24 December 1912 Public - Dennis Leighton - Direct descendant - 21 June 2019 - Birth Certificate, Death Certificate,
  • Place of birth
    Fendelton, Christchurch, NZ Public - Dennis Leighton - Direct descendant - 21 June 2019 - Birth & Death Certificates, & family papers.
  • Birth notes
    2nd-born son to mother Fredrina, & father Thomas, COOPER. Public - Dennis Leighton - Direct descendant - 21 June 2019 - Family records.
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 115 Beresford St., Hastings AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM 115 Beresford St., Hastings AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Staff in father’s china shop on Heratonga St, Hastings, then with new wife Ada nee Shaw, opened own Public - Dennis Leighton - Direct descendant - 21 June 2019 - (Cont...) store in Hastings St, Napier. 1953 moved to Auckland. Opened shop on Dominion Rd, Balmoral.
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. F. Cooper, 115 Beresford St., Hastings (m) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. F. Cooper, 115 Beresford St., Hastings (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 44560 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.76 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.86 AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
21 June 2019Dennis LeightonAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant
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