War dead Male Born 1875 Died 9/2/1945
Born in 1875 in Methlick, Aberdeenshire. He married in 1902 and he and his wife, Christina, had two children, John Walker Moir and George Robert Moir, both born in Hammersmith. The 1911 census shows them living at 34 Bellevue Road, Ealing and his occupation is given as a Commercial Traveller, Coach & Motor Ironmongery. By 1929 they had moved to 49 Boileau Road, Ealing and he was still residing there when he was killed as a result of enemy action on 9 February 1945, aged 69 years at Church House, 98 Tavistock Place, when it was hit by a V2 rocket. Probate was granted to his widow and his effects totalled £466-17s-11d.