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Moore, George Herman

Moore, George Herman

Male 1921 - 1944  (23 years)

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  • Name Moore, George Herman 
    Born 31 May 1921  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 9461 
    Died 12 Sep 1944  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Raleigh National Cemetery, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9299  Caswell County
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 

    Father Moore, Woods Henry,   b. 7 Sep 1882,   d. 22 Mar 1947  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Rudd, Eliza Virginia,   b. 21 Nov 1884, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1976, Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Reference Number 66638 
    Family ID F4009  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F4390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 May 1921 - Caswell County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Sep 1944 - France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    George Herman Moore in World War II
    George Herman Moore in World War II

    Documents
    George Herman Moore National Cemetery Grave Marker Application
    George Herman Moore National Cemetery Grave Marker Application
    George Herman Moore World War II Draft Registration Card
    George Herman Moore World War II Draft Registration Card

    Headstones
    George Herman Moore Grave Marker at Raleigh National Cemetery
    George Herman Moore Grave Marker at Raleigh National Cemetery

    Newspapers
    Bartlett Yancey High School Basketball Team 1938
    Bartlett Yancey High School Basketball Team 1938

  • Notes 
    • George Herman Moore (1921-1944)

      BYHS Basketball Team 064 c.1938

      George Herman Moore National Cemetery Marker

      George Herman Moore National Cemetery

      George Herman Moore

      George Herman Moore WWII Draft Registration Card

      (for larger image, click on photograph)
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      First Photograph: Yanceyville high school boys basketball team was recently declared Caswell County champions, completing its county schedule without a defeat. Members of the team are (left-to-right):

      Front Row: ____ Howard; Julius Clayton; Kenon Chandler; Pemberton Slade
      Second Row: Herman Moore; Herman Vernon; Bob Fowlkes
      Back Row: Buck Moore; W. D. Fulcher

      Fulcher, William Dow Jr.
      Moore, Graham Woodrow (Buck)
      Fowlkes, Robert Ross
      Vernon, Herman Elwood
      Slade, Pemberton Harrison
      Chandler, Robert Kennon
      Clayton, Julius Lee
      Moore, George Herman
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      In 1940, George Herman Moore was working at Carolina Beach, North Carolina. Source: The Herald-Sun (Durham, NC), 22 September 1940). Based upon his World War II draft registration card he was employed at the Wave Theatre in that city. His position at that business is not known.
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      World War II Service Record
      Name: George Herman Moore
      Date of Entrance in Service: November 10, 1941
      Branch of Service: Infantry, U. S. Army
      Training Stations: Camp Croft, South Carolina; Fort Meade, Maryland; Camp Shanks, New York
      Parents' Name: Mr. & Mrs. W. H. Moore
      Date of Embarkation: July 15, 1944
      Theater of Operations: European, Second Infantry Division, Capture of Brest
      Medals Earned: Good Conduct, Purple Heart
      Rank: Corporal
      Time Served: Thirty-four months
      Remarks: Killed in action September 12, 1944. Wife, Mrs. Lillian Moore and three year old daughter, Winifred Elizabeth Moore live in Burlington, North Carolina.

      Source: Service Record Book of Men and Women of Yanceyville, N.C., and Community, Sponsored by the V.F.W. Post no. 7316 (1948).
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      Yanceyville -- Reburial services for Cpl. George Herman Moore, son of Woods Henry Moore (1882-1947) and Eliza Virginia Rudd Moore (1884-1976) of Yanceyville, will be held at the Raleigh National Cemetery tomorrow. Corporal Moore entered the armed services on November 10, 1941, and was killed in action on September 12, 1944, near Brest, France. The body was interred in a military cemetery near St. James, France, until reburial in the United States could be arranged.

      The Durham Sun (Durham, North Carolina), 2 August 1948, Monday, Page 9.
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      The Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial is located in Saint-James, Normandy, France, near the northeastern edge of Brittany. It contains the remains of 4,410 of World War II American soldiers, most of whom lost their lives in the Normandy and Brittany campaigns of 1944. Source: Wikipedia.
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      North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000
      Name: Geo Herman Moore
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Event Type: Birth
      Birth Date: 31 May 1920
      Birth County: Catawba [Caswell]
      Parent1 Name: Henry Woods Moore
      Parent2 Name: Eliza Virginia Moore
      Roll number: NCVR_B_C021_68003
      Volume: 3
      Page: 996

      U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
      Name: George Herman Moore
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Relationship: Self (Head)
      Birth Date: 31 May 1920
      Birth Place: Yanceyville, North Carolina
      Residence: Yanceyville, Caswell, North Carolina, USA
      Registration Year: 1941
      Household Members: Name
      George Herman Moore
      W H Moore

      U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
      Name: George H Moore
      Service Info.: CPL US ARMY WORLD WAR II
      Birth Date: 31 May 1921
      Death Date: 12 Sep 1944
      Interment Date: 3 Aug 1948
      Cemetery: Raleigh National Cemetery
      Cemetery Address: 501 Rock Quarry Road Raleigh, NC 27610
      Buried At: Section 24 Site 1330

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