Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Henry Richard Cooper

In memory of:

Private Henry Richard Cooper

August 15, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

123252

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

5th Canadian Mounted Rifles (Quebec Regiment)

Additional Information


Born:

May 30, 1897

Commemorated on Page 70 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY (ENCLOSURE 4)
Belgium

Grave Reference:

Enclosure No.4 I. S. 4.

Location:

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY ENCLOSURE NO.4 is located 2.5 Km south of Ieper town centre. The cemetery lies on the Rijselseweg (N365), the road connecting Ieper to Armentieres. From Ieper town centre the Rijselsestraat runs from the market square, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and directly over the crossroads with the Ieper ring road. The road name then changes to the Rijselseweg. The cemetery itself is located 2 Km after this crossroads on the left hand side of the Rijselseweg.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CONNON TO CORBETT.  Microform Sequence 22; Volume Number 31829_B016731. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 166.  Page 615 of 818.
  • Honour roll– British Home Children World War 1 Honour Roll
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Cross of Sacrifice
  • Grave Marker
  • Memorial– Memorial at Mount Brydges Ontario Canada. Henry was known as "Harry Cooper"
  • Inscription– Pte Cooper is honoured on the Mount Brydges Cenotaph Mount Byrdges Ontario

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