1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Jesse Coppin

Contributed by: D .Quinn, on 2008-11-07

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Rank
First Name Jesse
Surname Coppin
Year of Birth 1885
Year of Death 1916
Regiment Royal Fusiliers
Place of Wartime Residence BILLERICAY, Essex

Jesse's Story

We have only memories from his letters home to his wife from Dover and then France.he died as a result of injuries sustained trying to help a fellow soldier. He left a wife eight months pregnant and three young children. We have many letters of his describing his time awaiting to go to France and also his time in France

Other memories

No additional memories have been submitted

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