|Place of birth||Boyle, Co Roscommon, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||447 King Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||34|
|Next of kin||Sister, Miss C. Moore, Ruschfield, Boyle, Roscommon, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/20/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||55th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front.
Disembarked from HT 'Ceramic', Port Said, 16 May 1916; transferred to 14th Training Bn, Tel-el-Kebir, 20 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria on HT 'Ivernia' to join British Expeditionary Force, 21 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 29 June 1916. Taken on strength, 55th Bn, 3 August 1916.
Admitted to hospital, 23 January 1917 (trench foot); discharged to duty, 14 February 1917; rejoined unit, 16 February 1917.
Wounded in action, 2 April 1917; admitted to 3rd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 3 April 1917 (gun shot wound, chest and abdomen); transferred to 3rd Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 6 April 1917.
Proceeded to England on 'Western Australian', 17 April 1917; admitted to War Hospital, Reading, 19 April 1917; transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 30 July 1917. Discharged on furlough from 3 August to 14 August 1917 (classified C1).
Marched into No 1 Convalescent Depot, Perham Downs, 14 August 1917 (classified C3); moved out to No 2 Convalescent Depot, Weymouth, 31 August 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on troop ship A.30, 26 September 1917; disembarked Melbourne, 21 November 1917, for onward travel to Sydney. Discharged, 2nd Military District, 31 December 1917 (gun shot wound, shoulder).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||28|
|Place of burial||Rookwood Necropolis|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MOORE John William|