CEF Soldier Detail

Gunner John William Moors
Died: July 15, 1962

Regimental Number:
86194
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Field Artillery
Battalion:
21st Battery
Company:
Place of Birth:
Newport, Monmouthshire
Country:
Wales
Next of Kin:
John Moors (father), 143 Edmonton Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
September 29, 1891
Trade or Calling:
Carpenter
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
December 9, 1914
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 15, 1962
Age at Death:
71
Buried at:
Cremation (Vancouver Crematorium)
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Gunner Canadian Field Artillery 21st Battery

Seriously wounded 1 June 1917 in an explosion at an ammunition dump. Returned to Canada in November 1917.