L/Cpl Arthur Moore died on his 21st Birthday on the 1st July 1916. He had originally joined the Hull Pals as number 122, but was transferred to the Accrington Pals instead. He died with the 11th East Lancashire Battalion, on the first day of the battle of the Somme and is buried at Serre. His parents Arthur and Nora Moore, lived at 62 Freehold Street, Hull, and a Photograph of Arthur Moore appears in the Hull Daily Mail.

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