Saturday, 14 January 2012

2nd Lieut Charles Alfred Pigot-Moodie, 6th Bn, Rifle Brigade


2nd Lieut Charles Alfred Pigot-Moodie of the 6th Battalion, Rifle Brigade, was killed in action on the 14th January 1915.  He was the son of George and Rosa Pigot Moodie and was born at Westbrooke, Rondebosch, Cape Province, South Africa.  The cutting above is taken from De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour.

Charles Pigot-Moodie is buried in Kemmel Chateau Military Cemetery. His brother's son, John Peter Pigot-Moodie, is recorded as a Second World War casualty.

At the going down of the sun, and in the morning, WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.


Sources:


WW1 Medal Index Cards
Soldiers Died in The Great War
Army Service Numbers - FREE
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission - FREE

Naval & Military Press