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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Berles Position Military cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
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Sutton in Ashfield Nottinghamshire
He was the son of Ernest and Eliza Ann Copestake and the brother of John, Lily, Beatrice and Joseph Copestake. In 1911 they lived at 50 Union Street Sutton in Ashfield Nottinghamshire.
02 Jun 1918
19
557567 - CWGC Website
37140
Private
2nd Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Private William Copestake, served with the 2nd Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, he was killed in action on 2nd June 1918. He is buried at Berles New Military Cemetery.
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Berles Position Military cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    William Copestake - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Berles Position Military cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle