Oscar Moore, November 29, 1948

Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Item Types:
Black and white negative of Oscar John Moore.
Oscar John Moore was born at Whitby on 27 November 1906. He joined the staff at Ontario Hospital in 1934, after having spent several years in Regin, Sask.

He served in the Royal Army Medical Corps in England, France, Belgium, and Holland from 1941 to 1946. He returned to Ontario Hospital in 1946 as the supervisor of Cottage 13. He retired in 1969. He was later employed by the Attorney General's Department as a court officer.

Moore was a member of the Town Council from 1949-1954 and served on the Public Utilities Commission from 1956-1961. He was a member of the Community Arena Board, the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 112, and Composite Masonic Lodge.

He died at Whitby on 18 February 1983 and is buried at Groveside Cemetery, Brooklin.
Date of Original:
29 November 1949
Width: 11 cm
Height: 16 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 11cm
Image Height: 16cm
Local identifier:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
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Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8798627932898 Longitude: -78.9421397143555
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Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date:
Copyright Holder:
Marjorie Ruddy
Recommended Citation:
Oscar Moore, November 29, 1948, Marjorie Ruddy, Whitby Archives, 31-009-532.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from copy negative.
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Oscar Moore, November 29, 1948

Black and white negative of Oscar John Moore.