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William Cook

Birthplace: Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Bay Of Islands
Place of Burial: Bay Of Islands
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Cook
Husband of Tiraha
Father of George Cook; Joseph Francis Cook; Eliza Cook Charlotte Brown; <private> Allen; Henry Cook and 7 others

Occupation: Boat building and Whaling, shipwright, Shipwright
Managed by: Private User
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About William Cook

Was said to have fought Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo before boarding an English whaling ship as third mate and landed in The Bay of Islands.

Possible identification for the Battle of Waterloo.

First name(s) William Last name Cook Year 1815 Rank Private Regiment 23rd LIGHT DRAGOONS Sub unit Captain Hamilton's Troop No.4. Record set Waterloo Medal Roll 1815 Category Armed forces & conflict Record collection Other wars & conflicts Collections from United Kingdom

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William Cook's Timeline

Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
April 13, 1825
Age 35
New Zealand
Age 42
Age 45
Russell, Far North District, Northland, New Zealand
April 28, 1874
Age 84
Bay Of Islands
May 1, 1874
Age 84
Bay Of Islands