Leonard Clifford Moone

Male 1910 - 1944


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  • Born  22 Jun 1910  Warwick, , Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  28 Jun 1944  Normandy, , , France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _CRE  15 Feb 2015 
    • 15:48:05
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    • Obituary: 28 June 1944
      Pvt. Moone was killed in action in France on June 28, 1944 according to a telegram received by his parents. He was in the Infantry and had been in service since February, 1942.
      Besides his parents he leaves five brothers, all in service. they are: Pft. Russell F. Moone, now in England; Sgt. Richard L. Moone, in england; Cpl. Harold L. Moone, in NOrth Aftica; Pvt. Bernare W. Moone, in the Southwest Pacific, and Pfc. Edmund W. Moone, in England. A sister, Mrs Mildred Adams of Summit also survives.
      Before entering the Army, Pvt. Moone was employed at the Greenwich Worsted Mill in East Greenwich.

      The Greenwich Mills paused momentarily at 11 a.m. yesterday to honor its first employe to die in battle. Pvt. Leonare C. Moone of Summit, who was reported Wednesday to have been killed in France
      At the same time the executive bvoard of Local 108 T.W.U.A., C.I.O. adopted resolution on Moone’s death, which follows:
      “Resolved, that we the members of Local 108 of the Greenwich Mills extend to the family of the late Leonard C. Moone, who has made the supreme sacrifice on the battlefields of France, our deepest and sincere sympathy. Out of respect for the first casualtythat the Greenwich Mills has suffered, the superintendent Henry F. Ames, closed the entire mill and everyone stood in silence for a minute at their respective places of work on Friday, Aug. 18 1944 at 11 a.m.
      That his sacrifice may not have been in vain is the hope and consolation that we express to his famiily. Be it further resolved that a gold star be place in a conspicuous post in the shipping departmant in which he was employed”
    Person ID  I6690  Moon Anderson Family History & Genealogy
    Last Modified  15 Feb 2015 

    Father  Albert Clifford Moone,   b. 17 Sep 1886, East Greenwich, , Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1949, Coventry, Kent Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mabel Priscilla Lawrence,   b. 24 Nov 1888, Cranston, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1978, Johnston, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1907 
    Family ID  F242  Group Sheet

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