Henry John Moore (1885 - 1914)

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Chatham Naval Memorial 4.,
United Kingdom

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Service number: 272213
Rank: Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: h.m.s. pathfinder.

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Henry Moore and Minty Lewis

Henry Moore and Minty Lewis

Anne (McMichael) Moore

Anne (McMichael) Moore

Laurie Ann Pearson Moore

Laurie Ann Pearson Moore

Fannie Lee (Loden) Moore

Fannie Lee (Loden) Moore

Jessie Davis Moore

Jessie Davis Moore

Willa Jean (Gillentine) Moore

Willa Jean (Gillentine) Moore

Clarence Gaston Moore

Clarence Gaston Moore

Clarence Mitchell Moore

Clarence Mitchell Moore

Melanie Moore

Melanie Moore

Bro Keele's funeral

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Dudley Moore

Dudley Moore

Dudley Moore

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Dudley Moore and Peter Cook Henry Moore and Minty Lewis Anne (McMichael) Moore Laurie Ann Pearson Moore

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1885 - In the year that Henry John Moore was born, on January 24th, the Fenians - Irish Nationalists - set off dynamite bombs in the House of Commons chamber, Westminster Hall, and the Tower of London. Four civilians and two policemen were injured.

1898 - At the age of merely 13 years old, Henry was alive when on March 24th, Robert Allison of Pennsylvania became the first person to buy an American-built car. He bought a Winton, which he had seen in an advertisement in Scientific American. The Winton, built in Ohio, was made by hand and came with a leather roof, padded seats, gas lamps, and tires made by B.F. Goodrich.

1910 - He was 25 years old when Halley's comet, which returns past the earth every 75 - 76 years was observed photographically for the first time. Two fortuitous events occurred - photography had been invented since the last time the comet had passed and the comet was relatively close. There was panic because one astronomer claimed that the gas from its tail "would impregnate the atmosphere and possibly snuff out all life on the planet." People bought gas masks, "anti-comet pills" and "anti-comet umbrellas".

1911 - When he was 26 years old, the Triangle Shirtwaist fire occurred, one of the deadliest industrial disasters in U.S. history. 146 workers (123 women and 23 men, many of them recent Jewish and Italian immigrants) died from the fire or by jumping to escape the fire and smoke. The garment factory was on the 8th, 9th, and 10th floors of a building in Greenwich Village in Manhattan. Doors to stairwells and exits had been locked in order to prevent workers from taking unauthorized breaks and to prevent theft, so they couldn't escape by normal means when the fire broke out. Due to the disaster, legislation was passed to protect sweatshop workers.

1914 - In the year of Henry John Moore's passing, in August, the Panama Canal opened to traffic. Begun by the French in the 1880's and abandoned, the United States undertook further construction in 1904. After 10 years, and the elimination of malaria carrying mosquitoes (which caused immense delays for the French and the Americans), the 48 mile long artificial waterway - a series of locks - created a shortcut for ships traveling between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

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Henry John Moore passed away on September 5, 1914 at age 29. There is no known cause of death. He was buried in Chatham Naval Memorial 4., United Kingdom. He was born around 1885. There is no information about Henry's family or relationships.

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