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Baynard Ross MOORE

Regimental number2852
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressNorth Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29.1
Height5' 10.5"
Weight145 lbs
Next of kinFather, James Binning Moore, 300 Alfred Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil (previously rejected 5 times for AIF enlistment on account of varicocele).
Enlistment date18 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2852A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Discharge date24 November 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Wandilla', 16 March 1918; transshipped to HS 'Kanowna, 15 April 1918; discharged (medically unfit: wounded: gun shot wound, leg, compound fracture, tibia), Sydney, 24 November 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 October 1925
Age at death38
Place of burialSt Thomas Cemetery (Section G Grave 30A), Enfield, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, MOORE Baynard Ross

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