The Australian Boer War Memorial
Anzac Parade Canberra
Ancestor's Name: Frank Moore
Ancestor's date of birth: 28/10/1881
Ancestor's date of death: 27/10/1951
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer
Service Number: Detail not provided
Colony or State of enlistment: Not applicable, Place of Enlistment: London England
Unit: Detail not provided
Rank attained in Boer War: Detail not provided, Date Effective: Detail not provided
Highest Rank attained (if served after war): Detail not provided, Date Effective: Detail not provided
Murray Page: Not applicable
Contingent: Not applicble
Ship: Detail not provided, Date of Sailing: Detail not provided
Memorial details: Cremated and his ashes scattered to the four winds which was his request.
Decorations: Detail not provided
Personal Characteristics: He was a good father to us, sought justice, good sense of humor.
Reasons to go and fight: To fight for his country
Details of service in war: Detail not provided
Service and life after the Boer War: 'My father never talked about the Boer War to us, the only thing we did have was his sword in a leather case, which my mother had to sell during the Great Depression, it would be interesting to know where it is today. It was sold in Frnakston Victoria where we lived before moving to Queensland for work'.
Name of Descendant: Patricia Moore, Palm Beach QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Daughter