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Russell Alexander Moore

In memory of:

Private Russell Alexander Moore

October 8, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

429673

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

16th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

November 20, 1895

Son of Robert Moore, of 1903, Cowan St., Victoria, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 137 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

VI. D. 32.

Location:

Miraumont is a village about 14.5 kilometres north-north-east of Albert and the Cemetery is some 3 kilometres south of the village on the east side of the road to Courcelette (D107). The ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY is signposted in the centre of Miraumont.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– From the Daily Colonist of June 7, 1916. Image taken from web address of https://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist58y153uvic#mode/1up
  • Photo of Russell Alexander Moore– Private Russel Alexander Moore 429673 Private Russel Alexander Moore 429673. Unit: 2nd Company, 16th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force. Death: 9 October 1916, Somme, Western Front. CWGC family information: son of Robert Moore, of 1903, Cowan St., Victoria, British Columbia. http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205386042

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