George Edward COPE

Birthplace
England
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Storeman
Enlisted
22-December-1915
Place
Toowoomba
Age
30
Status
Married
Service No
2768
Rank
Private
Unit
42nd Battalion, 6th Reinforcements
Embarked
23-December-1916
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
February 1919
Notes

George Cope arrived in France in August 1917. He was wounded in action in May 1918 and again in August and recovered both times. In November 1918 he contracted influenza then was hospitalised in England with pneumonia. He returned to Australian in February 1919 and was discharged in April.

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