Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 4 Clasps: Cape Colony, Transvaal, Wittebergen, South Africa 1901, awarded to Private G. Cooper, 36th West Kent Company, 11th Battalion, Imperial Yeomanry, who as a member of the West Kent Yeomanry then attested for ...

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Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 4 Clasps: Cape Colony, Transvaal, Wittebergen, South Africa 1901, awarded to Private G. Cooper, 36th West Kent Company, 11th Battalion, Imperial Yeomanry, who as a member of the West Kent Yeomanry then attested for one year’s active service with his unit in January 1900, and was present in South Africa on operations during the Boer War in the Cape Colony and the Transvaal, as well as at Wittbergen.

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 4 Clasps: Cape Colony, Transvaal, Wittebergen, South Africa 1901; (7466 PTE. G. COOPER. 36TH. COY. 11TH. IMP YEO:)

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Graeme Cooper was born in Brixton, Surrey, and having worked as a salesman and already seeing service with the West Kent Yeomanry, with the outbreak of the Boer War, attested for one year’s active service at Maidstone on 9th January 1900, joining as a Private (No.7466) the 36th West Kent Company, 11th Battalion, Imperial Yeomanry. Cooper was present out in South Africa from 28th February 1900, and was present on operations in the Cape Colony and the Transvaal, as well as at Wittbergen, being posted home on 20th July 1901, and demobilised on 26th July 1901