14629661 Sapper


Francis Julius Cooper.


14 Bomb Disposal Company.


Royal Engineers.

Photo donated by a friend.


Son of Francis Julius and Mary Cooper of Dudley: Husband of Alice Cooper of Netherton, Dudley.


Died on the 7th February 1945. Aged 41.


Buried at Saint Andrew Churchyard, Netherton.

Section 1 Grave 1308


On the 7th February 1945 Lance Sergeant J. Edwards and Sapper F.J. Cooper died whilst clearing mines in a coastal minefield at Filey.

Details extracted from The Danger of UXB’s. Col E.E. Wakeling.