MOORE, Robert
(Service number 47165)

Aliases See personnel File Service number 74485 (1st)
First Rank Last Rank


Date 6 July 1885 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 97 Maude Street, Temuka
Occupation Painter
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Miss Annie MOORE (sister), 97 Maude Street, Temuka
Religion Presbyterian
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 29 July 1956 Age 71 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 10, Plot 781
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Robert Moore was the son of John and Mary Ann Moore of Temuka, and a brother of George Moore who was killed in action in 1915, and of William John Moore who served in the South African War and World War One, and Cecil James Moore who served in World War One. No personnel file for service number 47165 is recorded at Archives NZ. The first entry for number 74485 is a record of this man. Note that service number 47165 is one digit different from that of his brother Cecil.


Reference to Personnel file service number 74485 (first instance, Archway) [05 March 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [05 March 2017]; Temuka Cemetery burial record (Timaru District Council) [05 March 2017]

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