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Tancred Eric Cooper

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Free Lance Roll of Honour Portraits, from Left to Right. Lieut. A.H. Madden, Pilot Officer, E.T. Cooper; Flying Officer, K. S. Blair; Second Lieutenant G. G. Bailey; Lieutenant I. D. Smith; Temporary Majory B. I. Bassett; Lieutenant G. M. Brandon; Sergeant S. A. Dyer; Sergeant R. J. Grenfell; Able Seaman A. G. Simpson; Able Seaman L. R. Denton; Able Seaman J. G. Scott; Assitant Engine Artificer H. H. Christie; Acting Engine Artificer G. E. Smith. New Zealand Free Lance, August 12, 1942. p. 22. Image kindly provided by Lewis Solomon (January 2021).

Free Lance Roll of Honour Portraits, from Left to Right. Lieut. A.H. Madden, Pilot Officer, E.T. Coo …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Tancred Eric AWMM
  • Surname
    Cooper AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ39901 AWMM
    • WWII 39901 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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  • Waka
  • Rohe
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Civilian life

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    3 March 1916 Noel Smith Research Project
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Service

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  • War
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    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
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    • NZ39901 AWMM
    • WWII 39901 AWMM
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

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  • Tancred Cooper was the son of Tancred Ashley Cooper and Mabel Cooper, of Wanganui, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    18 September 1941 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    Europe AWMM
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Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
12 January 2021KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher
26 September 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
22 August 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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