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Herbert was born in 1891 at Newark and was the son of William a brewers labourer and Eliza Moore née Barnsdall of Newark. His father William was born in 1854 at Newark, he died aged 50 yrs in 1904 at Newark, his mother Eliza Barnsdall was born in 1854 at Newark, she died in 1909 at Newark aged 55 yrs, they were married in 1876 at Newark and went on to have the following children, George b1880, William b1882, Alfred b1884, Thomas b1886, Fred b1888, and Herbert b1891 and Arthur b1895 all were born in Newark. Following the death of his parents he lived with his brother William in the 1911 census they lived at 2 May's Row Eldon Street Newark Nottinghamshire and are shown as William 30 yrs a foundry Labourer, he is living with is wife Alice 28 yrs and their daughter Ivy 4 years, Herbert is shown as being 21 yrs a labourer, 21 yrs and single and a brother.
He was a labourer.
07 Aug 1915
907305 - CWGC Website
6 Bells Row Lovers Lane, Newark. .
1/8th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Herbert Moore enlisted on 14th September 1914 at Newark, he gave his age as 23 yrs and his address as 6 Bells Row, Lovers Lane, Newark, his next of kin was his brother George Moore of 50 Carwood Terrace, Carwood Lane, St Peters Street, Sheffield. He stated he had previously served with the 8th battalion Sherwood Foresters Regiment and was posted to the 8th battalion. He landed in France on 2nd March 1915 and was killed in action on 7th August 1915 when a shell dropped close to him and he was buried alive in the debris. He has no known grave and his name is commemorated on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
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