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20537   Private Thomas Moore
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 01/06/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 8th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 09/09/1916 (Killed in Action)
Age: 22
Summary      
Thomas Moore was born in Glenoo, County Tyrone about 1894. Thomas was the foster-son of Patrick McAloon, of Glenoo, Fivemiletown, Co. Tyrone. The 1911 census lists Thomas as age 18 living with the McAloon family at house 17 in Glenoo, Fivemiletown, Tyrone. He was a farm labourer. Private Thomas Moore was serving with the 8th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action in France on Saturday 9th September 1916. He was 22 years old.
Further Information
Thomas Moore was born in Glenoo, County Tyrone about 1894.
Thomas was the foster-son of Patrick McAloon, of Glenoo, Fivemiletown, Co. Tyrone.
The 1911 census lists Thomas as age 18 living with the McAloon family at house 17 in Glenoo, Fivemiletown, Tyrone. He was a farm labourer. Patrick and Lizzie McAloon were married seven years and both were born in Fermanagh.
Thomas Moore was living in Fivemiletown when he enlisted in Enniskillen.
Medal card
Private Thomas Moore was serving with the 8th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action in France on Saturday 9th September 1916. He was 22 years old.
Private Moore has no known grave and is commemorated ion the Thiepval Memorial.
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Relevant Dungannon Area Locations
No Location Region Location Notes Longtitude Latitude
1 Glenoo, Fivemiletown Fivemiletown Census listing in Glenoo, Fivemiletown 54.328537 -7.242594
References and Links
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1 1911 Census lists Thomas Moore Lists Thomas as age 18 living with the McAloon family at house 17 in Glenoo, Fivemiletown, Tyrone
2 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
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