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Ernest Edward Cooper

Born 13 NOV 1896, 30 Ferrers Rd, Streatham
Died 8 MAY 1917, Arras, France (WW1)

Child of Willie Bray Cooper and Annie Berry

Ancestor Chart

Birth Cert held
Died in WWI -There is a photo of him and a friend and there is writing on the back in his brother's writing
"My brother, standing up - killed in France in 1917. E. Surrey Regt"
Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Internet site:
In Memory of :-
Private, 7007
1st Bn., East Surrey Regiment - who died on Tuesday, 8th May 1917.
Commemorative Information
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference/
Panel Number: Bay 6
Location: The Arras Memorial is in the Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, whi ch is in the Boulevard du General de Gaulle in the western part of the t own of Arras. The cemetery is near the Citadel, approximately 2 kilomet res due west of the railway station. The Memorial commemorates almost 3 5,000 casualties of the British, New Zealand and South African Forces w ho died between Spring 1916 and 7th August 1918, with the exception of c asualties of the Battle of Cambrai in 1917, and who have no known grave .
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