Attested 31 August 1914 4th Battalion at Londesborough Street Barracks Hull – Medal Index Card Entered Boulogne France 17 April 1915 with 1/4th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Effects to widow Rose Ellen – Commemorated East Yorkshire Regiment War Memorial Beverley Minster East Yorkshire
1/4th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
Commemorated on panel 21 and 31 the Menin gate Ypres Memorial Ieper Belgium.
Next of Kin
Son of Mr. and Mrs. William Hopper, of 7, Duke of York Street, York; husband of Rose Ellen Coopland (formerly Hopper), of 5, Park Row, Walton St., Hull.