WW1 BWM & Victory medal,somerset light infantry,officer casualty,Moore.London

WW1 British War medal & Victory medal

Lieut D L Moore

Douglas Lewis Moore was KIA 22/4/1918 age 19 while serving in the 1st Bn Somerset Light Infantry

The 1st Bn Somerset Light Infantry had 66 men & 3 Officers as fatal casualties between 14/4/18 - 22/4/18

others KIA 22/4/1918

3/7451 Cpl W Axe,28140 Pte W H Beale,204775 Pte A Dewar,32378.Pte E G Ralph,40691 Pte R J Ward.

Douglas Lewis Moore was the son of Lewis Moore The manager of a Jewellery shop.

The family are on the 1911 census .69 Telford Ave,Streatham ,Douglas is age 12

He was educated at Battersea Grammer School

He went to France 11/12/1917 as a 2nd Lieut

joined 1st Bn as a Lieut 16/2/1918

KIA 22/4/1918

medals in very good condition (EF ) mounted for display on original silk ribbons.

IF YOU HAVE TIME PLEASE TAKE A LOOK AT MY OTHER SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY MEDALS THAT ARE LISTED ON E BAY.

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