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Garnet Westwood Moore

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Portrait of 2nd Lieutenant Garnet Westwood Moore. Image sourced from Imperial War Museums' 'Bond of Sacrifice' collection. ©IWM HU 109394

Portrait of 2nd Lieutenant Garnet Westwood Moore. Image sourced from Imperial War Museums' 'Bond of …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Garnet Westwood AWMM
  • Surname
    Moore AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 33198 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 June 1884 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    13 June 1884 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File
  • Place of birth
    Hokitika, Westland. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File
  • Birth notes
    Son of James & Susanna Moore - of Hokitika. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File
  • Address before enlistment
    Hokitika. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs S. Moore (mother), Fitzherbert Street, Hokitika, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Susanna Moore (mother). Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File
  • Relationship status
    Single Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 33198 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Law Clerk/Civilian AWMM
    • 21 August 1916 - at Hokitika. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Employed at Hokitika. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File
  • Age on enlistment
    31 years of age. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File

Embarkations

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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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of James and Susanna Moore, of Fitzherbert St., Hokitika AWMM
    • At enlistment Garnet Moore was posted to the Wellington Infantry Regiment, 27th Reinforcements NZEF.
      Promoted to the rank of 2nd Lieutenant - and posted to the Otago Infantry Regiment NZEF at England. (Ref : 'New Zealand Gazette' : # 117; 19 July 1917).
      Served at Belgium (1917).
      1 November 1917 Lieutenant Moore joined his Battalion - the Otago Infantry Battalion NZEF - at Belgium. 18 days later he was killed in action - in the field - at Belgium (aged 33 years). Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Military File
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Death

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  • Death
    29 November 1917 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hooge Crater Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM 10948 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Hokitika War Memorial (1914-1918) - at Hokitika, Westland. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Hokitika War Memorial (1914-1918).
  • Memorial reference
    Name plate M. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 21 June 2017 - Hokitika War Memorial (1914-1918).

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Memorial

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Sources

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21 June 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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