CEF Soldier Detail

Private James Richard Cooley
Died: September 14, 1915

Regimental Number:
444120
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
14th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Nellie Cooley, sister. Cambridge Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 24, 1897
Trade or Calling:
Locomotive Fireman
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Woodstock, New Brunswick
Date of Enlistment:
April 5, 1915
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
5 Feet 3 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Ypres
Date of Death:
September 14, 1915
Age at Death:
18
Buried at:
La Plus Douve Farm Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
II. A. 14.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 14th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 55th Battalion
Son of William Cooley and Lydia Cooley of Halifax, Nova Scotia.