We remember Samuel Cooper

We remember Samuel Cooper

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Timeline

Timeline

1876
sibling Kate Cooper Source:6637535 29th October 1876
1879
sibling Jane Agness Cooper Source:6637535 22nd October 1879
1881
birth Lancaster United Kingdom Source:6637535 16th January 1881
1881
location 8 Denis Street, Lancaster United Kingdom parents address Source:6638256 3rd April 1881
1882
sibling Mary Ann Yates Cooper Source:6637535 13th November 1882
1885
sibling Richard Cooper Source:6638263 10th December 1885
1887
sibling Lillie Cooper Source:6638263 28th December 1887
1891
location 3 Alfred Street, Lancaster United Kingdom parents address Source:6638263 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 10 Source:6638263 5th April 1891
1900
employment Upholsterer Gillows of Lancaster Lancaster United Kingdom Source:6637666 16th February 1900
1900
service British Army Private 7342 King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment 1st Volunteer Battalion Source:6637666 16th February 1900 - 6th June 1901
1900
dates Age 20 Source:6637666 16th February 1900
1908
marriage Elizabeth Carter Source:6638271 1908
1909
children Dorothy Cooper Source:6638271 10th January 1909
1911
dates Age 30 Source:6638271 2nd April 1911
1911
location 15 Sibsey Street, Lancaster United Kingdom their own address Source:6638271 2nd April 1911
1914
enlistment Lancaster United Kingdom Source:953382 2nd September 1914
1914
service British Army Sergeant 240546 King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment Source:953382 2nd September 1914 - 29th November 1918
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:953382 14th February 1915
1915
service British Army Private 240546 Royal Lancaster Regiment Source:953382 14th February 1915
1918
service British Army Sergeant 240546 and 2189 King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Source:7614825 15th January 1918
1918
discharge Source:953382 29th November 1918
1944
death Died of wounds Samuel lost an eye in the !st WW. Many years later he had a fall and shrapnel lodged in his head since the War was displaced, which caused his death. Lancaster United Kingdom Source:6638279 11th July 1944

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Samuel
Initials S
Last Name Cooper
Source 953382
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
15 Sibsey Street, Lancaster United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
3 Alfred Street, Lancaster United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
8 Denis Street, Lancaster United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 240546 King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment Sergeant
British Army 7342 King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment 1st Volunteer Battalion Private
British Army 240546 Royal Lancaster Regiment Private
British Army 240546 and 2189 King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Cooper daughter 10th January 1909
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Cooper mother
John Cooper father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Cooper sister 29th October 1876
Jane Agness Cooper sister 22nd October 1879
Mary Ann Yates Cooper sister 13th November 1882
Richard Cooper brother 10th December 1885
Lillie Cooper sister 28th December 1887
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Carter wife 1908
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1900-02-15 5'11"

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Samuel Cooper items from the Boer War ASJ25915
UK, WW1 Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914-1920 ASJ25915

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