Sgt. 1st Class David Cooper, US Army, died of a non combat related injury in Baghdad, Iraq on September 5, 2007. Sgt. 1st Class Cooper was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom on behalf of the 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division in Fort Lewis, Washington. According to the Department of Defense, the incident is under investigation.
Fort Lewis soldier dies in Iraq of noncombat injury
David A. Cooper dies ‘from a non-combat related injury’
Army Sgt. 1st Class David A. Cooper Jr.
Hero – Chief Warrant Officer 5 David F. Cooper
David Cooper, US Army, Arlington National Cemetery