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1LT Roy Earl Moores
Birth: Sep. 15, 1928
Richmond
Madison County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 25, 1954
Richmond
Madison County
Kentucky, USA

Roy Earl Moores was the fifth son of Willis and Ellen Moores of Richmond Ky. With 3 brothers already serving overseas in the US Army Roy enlisted in the Army in time to serve with the European Occupational Forces. Upon discharge Roy attended Eastern Ky. University where he participated in ROTC. After receiving his commission Roy was involved in the Korean conflict. Just 2 weeks after returning from that war Roy was fatally injured in an automobile crash on US 25 just north of Richmond, Ky. He never married. Lt. Moores is the officer kneeling in the picture from the front. Thank you Cindy for taking the photo of Lt. Moores marker. 
 
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 Parents:
  John William Moores (1890 - 1982)
  Ellen Lunsford Moores (1901 - 1977)
 
 Siblings:
  John William Moores (1912 - 1912)**
  John Leslie Moores (1914 - 1919)**
  Harold Moores (1920 - 1985)*
  Ralph Moores (1921 - 1985)*
  Burgoyne Gibson Moores (1924 - 1973)*
  William Leon Moores (1926 - 2002)*
  Roy Earl Moores (1928 - 1954)
  Joseph Norman Moores (1936 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
1st LIEUTENANT
 
Burial:
Richmond Cemetery
Richmond
Madison County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Section V, Lot 13
 
Created by: JFJN
Record added: Apr 25, 2008
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1LT Roy Earl Moores
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1LT Roy Earl Moores
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1LT Roy Earl Moores
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