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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Nottingham
He was the son of ElizabethCooper and the brother of Arthur and Ida Cooper. He was the half brother of John and Anne Day. In 1911 they lived at 18 Machine Street Barker Gate Nottingham. He was the husband of Elsie Maud Cooper.
He was a printer.
23 Jul 1916
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Driver
A Bty 52nd Bde Royal Field Artillery
Driver Frederick Cooper, enlisted in Nottingham and served with “A” Battery, 52nd Brigade Royal Field Artillery, he was killed in action on 23rd July 1916. He is buried in Peronne Road Cemetery, Maricourt.
In memoriam published 23rd July 1917 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “COOPER. – In loving memory of Driver Frederick Cooper, R.F.A., beloved husband of Elsie Cooper, killed in action July 22nd, 1916. I think of him in silence, his name I often call, but there is nothing here to answer but his photo on the wall. – Sadly missed and mourned by his wife and child.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Frederick George Cooper - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle