1895 Mar 8 Born Georgetown, British Guyana
1901 census at Westbury On Trym, Gloucestershire, England
1911 census at The Vicarage Churchdown Cheltenham
1915 Sep. Landed at Gallipoli
Training Reserve. H. J. D. Cooke.
1915 Jan 26. The undermentioned to be temporary Second Lieutenants. Hugh John Dunne Cooke:
1916 Sep 1. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be actg. Lts. whilst holding an appt. on the permanent estabt.: — H J D Cooke
1917 Jul 1. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp. Lts. H J D Cooke
1917 Dec 1. R. Fus. Temp. Lt. H. J. D. Cooke, from actg. Capt., an Inf. Bn., to be temp. Lt. (with seniority 1 July 1917), and retains the actg. rank of Capt. whilst empld. as Co. Comdr., Grad. Bn.
1920 Aug 3. Joins ADRIC with service no 79
1921 Jun 8. Married in Dunshaughlin, Meath, Ireland to Mary Adelaide King (she was from Westmeath)
1921 Jan 21. Permanent Cadet
1921 Sep 1. The undermentioned relinquish their commissions on completion of service. R. Fus. Temp. Lt:.: — H. J. D. Cooke, and is granted the rank of Capt
1922 Apr 18 Pensioned by RIC
1923 Jul/Sep Myles J D Cooke born London
1926 Oct 23. He has a Patent Application filed for a "device for mixing beverages"
1948 Mar 23. Announcement of son's wedding. He and wife are living apart
1955 Leaves UK on SS Bayano on "round voyage". It is a Fyffes banana boat for Kingston Jamaica and back. He is a company director and his UK address is 8 Carlisle St, London W1
1957 Apr 19. Arrives in UK from Cape Town on SS Athlone Castle. He is traveling alone and is a "Company Director" of 9 Carlisle St, London W1. He lives in England
1960 Married in Brighton to Ann P Whye
1963 May 6 Died Brighton, Sussex