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Private Richard Moore

 

Moore

 

Richard Moore was born on 24 September 1893 at 44 Hillview Street, Belfast, son of grocer James Moore and his wife Sarah (nee Mulholland). By 1911 he was working as a clerk in a Belfast linen factory.

He enlisted in the North Irish Horse at Antrim in June 1916 (No.2206).

Moore died of pneumonia on 6 May 1917 at the Military Barracks in Belfast.

He is buried in Annahilt Presbyterian Churchyard, County Down, Northern Ireland, grave located south of the Church. The gravestone inscription reads:

2206 PRIVATE
R. MOORE
NORTH IRISH HORSE
6TH MAY 1917 AGE 23

 

Image kindly provided by Steve Rogers, Project Co-ordinator of the The War Graves Photographic Project, www.twgpp.org.