Private James Richard Cooley

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