Fred Moores (c.1893-1918)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

MOORES, FRED. Private. No 110413. The Tank Corps. Formerly No 38234, 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment. Son of James Edward and Sarah Moores of Lindley. Lived with his sister at 136 Acre Street, Lindley. Employed as a machine tenter at Acre Mills, Lindley. Was a member of the cricket team at Holy Trinity Church. Died of pneumonia at Bovington Camp, Dorset, on 27.10.1918, aged 25 years. Buried St. STEPHEN'S CHURCHYARD, LINDLEY. Grave location:- 21, M.
ROH:- St. Stephen's Church, Lindley.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Private FRED MOORES
  • regiment: Tank Corps
  • died: Sunday, October 27, 1918
  • record ID: 2752173