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Current record for: David William Cooper
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name David William Cooper
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 10/05/1945
Age 27

Cause of Death Not Known

Cemetery or memorial Oslo Western Civil Cemetery, Norway
Grave or panel reference Coll. grave 1. E. 1-8.

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World War 2
Liberation of Norway, 1945

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Charles George Cooper, Father
  • Beatrice Lavinia Cooper, Mother
Military Information Military Information

Rank Private
Service Number 5949675
Unit H.Q. 1st Airborne Div. Defence Platoon.
Regiment Army Air Corps
Service Army
Enlisted in Not Known