Horace Percival Cooper

Name

Horace Percival Cooper
1875

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

16/05/1915

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
15141
Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
2nd Bn.

Awards

1914 /15 Star, British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

LE TOURET MEMORIAL
Panel 16 and 17.
France

Headstone

>N/A

UK Memorials

Not on the Digswell memorials, Not on the Harmer Green memorials

Pre War

Horace Percival Cooper was born 1875 in Guisborough, Yorks, the son of George and Caroline Amelia Cooper.


On the 1881 Census he was living in Digswell with grandparents Joseph and Anne Cooper. [Unable to find on later census records]

Wartime Service

He enlisted in Epsom, Surrey and served with the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers in France from 28 December 1914.


He was killed in action and death was presumed. His body was not recovered for burial, or not identified, and his name is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial.

Additional Information

His aunt Frances Lanaway received a war gratuity of £3 and pay owing of £9 11s 3d.

Acknowledgments

Brenda Palmer
Jonty Wild,