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John Hoey Moore


  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Hoey AWMM
  • Surname
    Moore AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 101 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 December 1888 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra PaeroaHauraki District Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Mary Ann Wick, Lake Takapuma, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 22 August 1914 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 101 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 6.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      158 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Total war service: 5 years (of which 4 years 228 days were abroad)
    Landed at Gallipoli, 25 April 1915; wounded. Evacuated to Malta and thence to England. Sent back to the Suez Canal; returned to England in early 1916 and assigned to training duties with the rank of corporal. Reverted to the ranks at his own request and posted to the Western Front. Remained there until the armistice, November 1918, then served with the army of occupation in Belgium.
    Medals: Distinguished Conduct Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • I'm sorry that I never got to meet you great grandad but you would be absolutely proud of your son as he has contributed an amazing tribute of your life
    I am honoured to be a part of your blood line.
    You sure were brave and I am so sorry that your life had to end like this.

    I am proud to have you as my great grandad
    Public - Amelia - Other relative - 4 May 2020
  • Sadly I never got to meet you Grandad but I am so proud to be your granddaughter.
    Public - Vicki - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020
  • You would be so proud of your son (my Grandad), who published your letters so we all have some understanding of what you endured while at War. Much love x
    Public - Sacha - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020



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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
04 May 2020Amelia Auckland Other relative
25 April 2020VickiWaihi, NEW ZEALANDDirect descendant
25 April 2020SachaNapier, New ZealandDirect descendant

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