Moores, Roy Earl, 1LT

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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
00G1-Army General Officer (G1)
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1952-1954, 1542, 8th Army
Service Years
1945 - 1954


First Lieutenant

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This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Moores, Roy Earl, 1LT.
Contact Info
Home Town
Richmond, Kentucky
Last Address
Richmond, Kentucky

Date of Passing
May 25, 1954
Location of Interment
Richmond Cemetery - Richmond, Kentucky
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Infantry Shoulder Cord Honorably Discharged WW II

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Last Known Activity
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.
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Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments
US Army Europe (USAREUR)8th Army
  1945-1946, US Army Europe (USAREUR)
  1952-1954, 1542, 8th Army
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1946 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
  1952-1953 Korean War
 Colleges Attended 
Eastern Kentucky University
  1947-1951, Eastern Kentucky University
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