John Moore

Date of Birth

30 November 1882

Course

2 Years at Borough Road College, 1902-1904

Job(s)

Teacher at Liverpool, Anfield Road

Service number

Unknown

WW1 rank

Captain

Royal Fusiliers, 4th Battalion

Theatre of war

Europe

Date of death

26 October 1917

Buried/memorial

Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium (Grave/Memorial reference: Panel 85 to 86.)

Biography

Captain John Moore attended Borough Road College for two years leaving with a full matriculation. Prior to attending Borough Road College his teacher described him as being particularly successful in science. He left Borough Road College in 1904 and is listed as being destined for a school in Liverpool. He enlisted in the Royal Fusiliers on 1 September 1914 and was commissioned one year later into the 3rd Battalion Border Regiment. He was 33 when he died on 26 October 1917.

Sources

Entry on p.85 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, Borough Road College 1903 applications, Secondary source information provided by Douglas Craik (taken from Commonwealth War Graves Commission), 1905 Annual Report

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