Captain, acting Major, 78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Killed in action at Vimy Ridge 9 April 1917. Aged 38. Born 2 February 1879 in Cardiff. Son of Horatio and Vanda Karoline Hooper; husband of Aileen S. Turner (formerly Hooper), of 82, Assiniboine Drive, Tuxedo Park, Winnipeg. In 1879, lived in Pearcefield Place, his father was an Accountant. In 1881, lived in Oakfield Street, Roath, Cardiff; born Cardiff. In 1891, lived in Park Villas, Fidlas Road, Cardiff. In 1901, lived in Claude Road, Roath, Cardiff, born Cardiff, a Shipping Clerk. Emigrated 28 January 1878 from Liverpool to St John's, Newfoundland, Canada, on the "Empress Of Britain". Next of kin listed as his mother V.K. Hooper, of 17 Claude Road, Roath, Cardiff. Attested and passed fit 17 August 1915 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, aged 36 years 6 months, height 5 feet 7 inches, 36 inch chest, fesh complexion, grey eyes, dark hair, religious denomination Church of England. Buried in GIVENCHY-EN-GOHELLE CANADIAN CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ, Pas de Calais, France. Plot/Row/Section C. Grave 1.