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George Begg Cooper

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Headstone, Etaples Military Cemetery - No known copyright restrictions

Headstone, Etaples Military Cemetery - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Begg AWMM
  • Surname
    Cooper AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 9/1412 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 December 1887 Public Source BannockburnOtago Public Source
  • Date of birth
    5 December 1887 Public - Peter - Researcher - 15 October 2017 - Military records
  • Place of birth
    Bannockburn Public - Peter - Researcher - 15 October 2017 - Military records
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 548 Cumberland Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs John Cooper (mother), Bannockburn, South Island, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 9/1412 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM OtagoNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of John and Mary Cooper, of Bannockburn, Otago AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 December 1918 AWMM
    Age 31 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM XLVII. C. 8. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Bannockburn Memorial Gates, the Domain, Bannockburn, Otago AWMM
    • War Memorial plaque for Braeburn district Public - Peter - Researcher - 15 October 2017 - on site

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
02 September 2021GordonOtagoResearcher
15 October 2017PeterNelson, New ZealandResearcher

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