Monday, May 21, 2012

Moody, William Henry

1890/2548 Moody William Henry 52 years
buried 8 April 1890, Addington Cemetery, Christchurch Plot 177 aged 54 years

Funeral of a Veteran.- The remains of Mr W. H. Moody, an old Crimean veteran, who also saw active service in the Crimean war, were interred yesterday afternoon in the Addington Cemetery. Among those who followed were several old army men, including Messrs George Taylor (Royal Artillery) T. H. Wheeler (H.M. 43rd Light Infantry, also a Crimean veteran), C. Browning (Staff 24th Regiment), J. S. Stinnear (99th Regiment), R. Gilkes (Crimean veteran) and C. J. Martin (French Legion). The burial service was conducted by the Ven Archdeacon Lingard.

Star, Issue 6822, 9 April 1890, Page 2

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