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Harold Cohen

Born:
23 Nisan 5657 (25 April 1897)
Died:
7 Av 5675 (18 July 1915)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
COH2164
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
23 Nisan 5657 (25 April 1897)
Place of birth:
Reading, Berkshire

Death

Date of death:
7 Av 5675 (18 July 1915)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Reading War Hospital
Cause of death:
Pneumonia and Blood Poisoning
Burial place:
Golders Green Jewish Cemetery, London

Places

Addresses

Family home:
301 Oxford Street, Reading (1911)

Schools

Name:
Reading School

Synagogues

Name:
Reading Synagogue (Father was President of the Hebrew Congregation)
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Family

Siblings

Reginald Cohen (male)
Arthur Cohen (male)

Parents

Father: Percy Cohen (male)
Mother: Jessie Cohen (female)

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Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date enlisted/conscripted:
1914
Date discharged/death:
18 July 1915
Rank at discharge/death:
Second Lieutenant
Assignments
Regiment:
Royal Berkshire Regiment
Battalion/unit:
8th Battalion

Roll of Honour

H. COHEN, 18 July 1915

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:
18/07/1915
Age:
Regiment / service:
8th Bn., Royal Berkshire Regiment
Cemetery:
Golders Green Jewish Cemetery
Grave reference:
West 17. 26.
Additional information:

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