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Looking for Percival Moore WW1 Soldier-

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Choccy Report 13 Apr 2013 18:29


London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921

Name: Percy Edwin Moore (Seaman, RN)
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1889
Age: 24
Spouse Name: Annie Eliza Wells
Spouse Age: 26
Record Type: Marriage
Event Date: 23 Aug 1913
Parish: Holy Trinity
Borough: Kensington and Chelsea
Father Name: Charles William Moore (decd) - Blacksmith
Spouse Father Name: James Wells
Register Type: Parish Register

Address - 277 Latimer Road

UK, Royal Navy and Royal Marine War Graves Roll, 1914-1919

Name: Percy Edwin Moore
Rank: Act Ldg Sto
Birth Date: 14 Apr 1889
Birth Place: Kensington, London, England
Branch of Service: Royal Navy
Cause of Death: Killed or died as a direct result of enemy action
Official Number Port Division: K.11676. (Ch)
Death Date: 3 Sep 1917
Ship or Unit: HMS Pembroke
Location of Grave: C. of E. 22. 1170. C.
Name and Address of Cemetery: New Cemetery, Gillingham, Kent
Relatives Notified and Address: Wife: Annie Elizabeth. 277, Latimer Rd, North Kensington,

Noreen Catherine Moore

Noreen Catherine Moore Report 13 Apr 2013 20:36

I have to thank you both so much have found out so much more for me and my 94 year old father who I am reading this to.! on... my father Philip Normand Moore was born 1918 in Hngate York ...and still with me!
Margaret Moore 1916 was born in Conway because her father Charles W Moore was posted there in the WW1.
This is wondeful help -never knew there were such wonderful helpful people here at Genes reunited.
Thank you so much
Noreen Moore

Noreen Catherine Moore

Noreen Catherine Moore Report 13 Apr 2013 21:36

Thank you all so much for your very kind help.

I am so very appreciative for this.

kind regards,

Noreen Catherine Moore

Noreen Catherine Moore Report 13 Apr 2013 21:42


Your help is you know my Aunt, Charles William Moore who dies in 2004 widow lives in Gillingham...I will tell her to visit her husband's Uncle's Percy' grave in her home town. That is very touching. In fact quite spooky.
I am deeply grateful to you for this.

I ctoo can visit this grave as I am in Hampshire.- next door county!


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 14 Apr 2013 11:50

You can order a photo of his headstone from here

'donation' - £3.50 for a copy by email to print off at home, or £5.50 for a hard copy to a UK address (+ £1 for overseas postage)

Although the photo is not on the site, the details read

Cemetery: Gillingham (Woodlands) Cemetery
Country: England
Area: Kent
Rank: Leading Stoker
Official Number: K/11676.
Unit: H.M.S. Pembroke.
Force: Royal Navy
Nationality: British
3rd September 1917. Naval.?22.?1170.

The ?? probably means that the inscription is illegible in some places