Francis Julius Cooper.
14 Bomb Disposal Company.
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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.