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Place of Birth: High Abbotside, Yorkshire
Service No: 205652
Regiment / Corps / Service: East Yorkshire Regiment
Battalion / Unit: 8th (Service) Battalion
Division: 3rd Division
Date of Death: 1919-10-24
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: ---
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: HARDRAW (SS. MARY AND JOHN) CHURCHYARD
Local War Memorial: COTTERDALE, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: HARDRAW, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: HAWES, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: SEDBUSK, YORKSHIRE
Jim Moore was the son of Simon and Ann Moore, née Tennant and brother of Private William Moore (28278) (q.v.) and cousin of Private John Richard Moore (26120) (q.v.). Jim's father was born at High Abbotside and mother at Askrigg, Yorkshire.
1891 Low Abbotside, Yorkshire Census: Low Cote - Jim Moore, aged 3 years, born High Abbotside, son of Simon and Ann Moore.
1901 Sedbusk, Yorkshire Census: Jim Moore, aged 13 years, born High Abbotside, Yorkshire, son of Simon and Ann Moore.
1911 Sedgwick, Kendal, Westmorland Census: Jim Moore, aged 23 years, born Hardrow, Hawes, Yorkshire. [Jim, a fence waller, was visiting James and Elizabeth Lambert, who were his sister Agnes’s father and mother-in-law.]
The British Army Pension Record for Jim Moore exists but may be incomplete.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Jim Moore, 205652, E. York. R. [Jim received the Silver War Badge.]
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Jim Moore, 205652, 8th E. York. R. Discharged.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Jim Moore, 205652, E. Yorks Regt. Disch: 20.6.19. Insane. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Simon. £37 14s. 6d.
A short biography of Jim is included in: ‘Wensleydale Remembered - The Sacrifice made by the Families of a Northern Dale 1914-1918 and 1939-1945’ by Keith Taylor (2004).
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: East Yorkshire Regiment
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 3rd Division
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