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Rev William Archibald MOORE

Date of birth3 April 1875
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMinister
AddressCrystal Brook, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinCousin, Mrs Ticehurst, Greenwood, Singleton, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the 3rd New South Wales Mounted Regiment, South Africa (Boer War).
Enlistment date23 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name3rd Light Horse Brigade, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/3/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Promotions

Captain


Promotion date: 23 October 1914

Temporary Major


Promotion date: 23 October 1916

Discharge date12 February 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Borda', 20 October 1918; appointment terminated (discharged: termination of period of enlistment/ cessation of hostilities), 12 February 1919.
Date of death5 October 1946
Age at death71
Place of burialMoorook Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, MOORE Rev William Archibald

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