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Prior Police Service:
Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment
Private George Cooper served in 'B' Section, No.3 Sub-Section of 5 Troop, and later in the Mortar Section.
A serving Police Officer he volunteered as one of the Police Intakes to the Commandos. He was married and from New Houghton near Mansfied.
Notebook of LSgt Joe Rogers MM of 5 Troop.
[Image] From the January 1943 photo of the Mortar Section of 2 Cdo.
The death of Cpl. George Cooper, No.2 Commando was announced in CA Newsletter 119 issued Sept 2004 shown residing in Gorey in St Martin, Jersey. Possibly ident?
Photo of Commando in Gallery:
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