George Moore (1894-1917)
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:
- MOORE, GEORGE. Private. No DM2/162379. Army Service Corps (Motor Transport), attached 29th Motor Ambulance Corps. Born Tunnacliffe Hill, Almondbury, 14.2.1894. Son of Joseph Henry Moore, 17 Raw Street, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield. Educated Crosland Moor Council School. Employed as a clerk in the office of Messrs Jere Kaye and Company, timber merchants, Turnbridge. Attended Paddock Congregational Church. Enlisted 12.2.1916. Sailed for East Africa in June, 1916. Died of malaria and dysentery in East Africa on 30.4.1917, aged 23 years. Buried MOROGORA CEMETERY, EAST AFRICA. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row B, Grave 1.
- ROH:- St. Barnabas Church, Crosland Moor; Shared Church, Paddock.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private MOORE
- regiment: Army Service Corps
- died: Monday, April 30, 1917
- record ID: 124395
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #124395)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #3101389)
- St. Barnabas Church Roll of Honour — see PDF #4