HOOPER, Francis Geoffrey Morgan

No.200619, Lieutenant, Francis Geoffrey Morgan HOOPER
Aged 23

70 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery
Killed in Action on 4th March 1943

Francis Geoffrey Morgan Hooper was born in 1919 in Lavenham(2nd qtr 1919 Cosford 4a:1195) son of Rev'd Henry Morgan and Eva Mary HOOPER (née MANN)

In the 1939 Register his parents, brother John [8-3-1921] and sister Audrey Marilyn [27-1-1925] were at Hargrave Rectory, Barrow.

70th Field Regiment, Royal Artillery was part of the 1st Army in North Africa. They were fighting for Sedjenane but it fell to the Germans on 4th March 1943

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Francis Hooper is buried in Massicault War Cemetery, Tunisia 6:L:14

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