Moran, Frank

Frank Moran, Private 352483, 2/9th Battalion, Manchester Regiment
Died of wounds 1st May 1917 in France, aged 19



Son of Mr. J. Moran, of 43, Thomas St., Macclesfield.

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Private Frank Moran is buried in grave ref. VI. E. 33. of the Bethune Town Cemetery, France. His father asked for the inscription A NOBLE SACRIFICE FOR THE CAUSE OF HUMANITY to be added to his headstone.

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Private Frank Moran, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.

In Macclesfield, Private Frank Moran is commemorated on the Park Green, Town HallSt Michael’s Church and St Alban’s Church war memorials and the Ancient Order of Foresters roll of honour.



Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Macclesfield Times: 23 September 1921 (photo supplement)

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