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Private 478589 Wright COOPER of Labour Corps (Formerly 39412 4th Bn., Manchester Regiment)

Died of Illness Sunday 9th June 1918,No.25 Stationary Hospital, Rouen, France, age 23

Of:311 Hyde Road, Denton, Lancashire
Born:1895, Denton, Lancashire
Parents:Mary Jane Cooper and Lewis Cooper of 118 Victoria Road, Dukinfield, Cheshire
Marital status:Married to Maggie Cooper (née Melia) of 10 Cheapside, Hyde, Cheshire
He enlisted in:Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire
Remembered on:St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France,   Q.III.D.10.
Link with Hyde:Wife lived in Hyde


He died of Pyaemia, a blood poisoning from pus-forming bacteria released from an abscess.

On the Commonwealth War Grave Commission's Website his service number is shown as 39412.