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Rupert Cyril Moore

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Portrait of Second Lieutenant Rupert Cyril Moore, Auckland Weekly News, 13 February 1919. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19190213-37-4. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Rupert Cyril AWMM
  • Surname
    Moore AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 44943 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 June 1886 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Margaret Roberta Moore (wife), C/o Mrs I. Scott, 12 Kingsview Road, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 31 December 1917 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Trescault Ridge AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 44943 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Oct 1916 AWMM School teacher/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Second son of Frederick and Jane Elizabeth Moore, of 1, Boyle Crescent, Park Rd., Auckland; husband of Margaret Roberta Moore (nee Scott), of 8 Kingsview Road, Mt Eden, Auckland.

    Educated at Newton East public school and Auckland University College.

    First Assistant at Newmarket School before enlistment.

    Three sons, brothers: Hector John Moore (42999); Percival Ewart Moore (56122) and Rupert Cyril Moore (44943) kia served in WW1.

    Brother inlaw of Arthur Tennyson Scott (12/243) kia; Robert Francis Coghill Scott (10/2482) died of wounds and Charles Edward Scott (57438)

    Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland). AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    Trescault RidgeFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Villers Hill British Cemetery, Villers-Guislain, Nord, France AWMM III. B. 4. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Family grave memorial, Waikaraka Cemetery, 1 Alfred Street, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Family grave memorial, Purewa Cemetery, Meadowbank, Auckland AWMM
    • Memorial gates, Mt Eden Normal Primary School,Valley Road, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Newmarket War Memorial, Olympic Park, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • The Borough of Newmarket War Memorial, Auckland Council Archives AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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