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John Moore

Date of Birth

30 November 1882


Borough Road College


Teacher at Liverpool, Anfield Road

Service number


WW1 rank


Royal Fusiliers, 4th Battalion

Theatre of war


Date of death

26 October 1917


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


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.


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