CEF Soldier Detail

Private Henry Richard Cooper
Died: August 15, 1916

Regimental Number:
123252
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
5th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Company:
Place of Birth:
Islington London
Country:
Next of Kin:
Elizabeth Mole(mother) Henry Cooper (father) Banardos Childrens Home Norwood London
Address at Enlistment:
Mount Bridges Ontario Canada
Date of Birth:
May 30, 1897
Trade or Calling:
Blacksmith
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
London, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
September 1, 1915
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
5 Feet 3 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
34 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Baptist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
G.S.W to the head.
Date of Death:
August 15, 1916
Age at Death:
19
Buried at:
Bedford House Cemetery (Enclosure 4), Belgium
Plot:
Enclosure No.4 I. S. 4.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1972-49
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Private Canadian Infantry 5th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
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