Richard Clive Cooper

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Richard Clive Cooper
Member of Parliament
for Vancouver South
In office
1917–1921
Preceded by none, first member
Succeeded by Leon Johnson Ladner
Personal details
Born (1881-12-31)December 31, 1881
Dublin, Ireland
Died March 10, 1940(1940-03-10) (aged 58)
Victoria, British Columbia
Political party Unionist
Spouse(s) Dorothy Mary Cooper
Profession soldier

Richard Clive Cooper (December 31, 1881 – March 10, 1940) was an Irish-Canadian soldier and Unionist politician. Cooper served in the First Matabele War and the Boer War. In 1914 he was assigned to serve overseas as a Major in the 7th Battalion, 1st Division, Canadian Expeditionary Force. Cooper represented Vancouver South in the House of Commons from 1917 to 1921.

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