Harry Francis Moore

Harry was the youngest child of William and Phoebe Moore. They had eleven children, one of whom died. He was born in Chedgrave, Loddon, Norfolk in 1898.

His siblings were;

George Falgate born 1879

Emily Jane born 1881, died same year

Annie Louisa born 1882

Daisy Elizabeth born 1883

Alice Virtue born 1885

Flora Rosina born 1886

Harriet Emily born 1889

Phoebe Emma born 1890

Frederick Charles born 1893

Alfred Leonard born 1895

In 1901 and 1911 the family lived in Shotesham Lane in Saxlingham Nethergate. His father was a market gardener.

Harry’s service records have not survived but he enlisted in the Queen’s Regiment, service number 32756. It is not known where he served but he transferred to the Labour Corps, service number 65308.

He returned to Saxlingham Nethergate after the war but again nothing else is known about his life or occupation.

He died in March 1934 in Saxlingham Nethergate.



England & Wales, Birth, marriage, death index 1837-2005

UK Census Collection

British Army Medal Roll Index cards, 1914-1920

Norfolk Electoral Rolls-Southern Division Saxlingham Nethergate and Thorpe,  (Absent Voters Lists 1918-1920)

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