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John Ramsay MOORE

Regimental number427
Place of birthBalmain, Sydney, New South Wales
SchoolGladstone Park Public School, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
Address33 Glassop Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.9
Height5' 11"
Weight152 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Moore, 33 Glassop Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in the Cadets and the 29th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date13 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, A Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4135
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 23 October 1915
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 52), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
224
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary MOORE, corner of Henley and Market Streets, Drummoyne, New South Wales. Native of Balmain, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsCousin: 222 Pte Lawrence Oswald LOWE, 20th Bn, died of wounds, 29 July 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MOORE John Ramsay

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