Robert Breaker Moore (1920-1944)
MC Class: 1941
Years at MC: 1937-1941
Hometown: Greeneville, TN
Life at MC: French major; Highland Echo Business Staff and Business Manager
Military Branch: US Navy
Military Unit: USS Warrington (DD-383)
Rank: Lieutenant Junior Grade
Medals Awarded: None Known
Date Missing: N/A
Date of Death: 13 September 1944
Location of Death: USS Warrington (DD-383) off the coast of Florida
Circumstances of Death: Died when the USS Warrington (DD-383) sunk off the coast of Florida during the 1944 Great Atlantic Hurricane.
Burial/Memorial Information: Memorials: Plot D8-8, Oak Grove Cemetery, Greeneville, Greene County, Tennessee (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/76280608/robert-b-moore), Tablets of the Missing, East Coast Memorial, Manhattan (NYC), New York County, New York (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/94159857/robert-b-moore), and East Tennessee Veterans Memorial, World's Fair Park, Knoxville, Tennessee (https://etvma.org/veterans/robert-b-moore-7373/)
Additional Information: The Robert Breaker Moore Scholarship Fund at Maryville College was established in his name.
1941 HIghland Echo Staff (Moore may be standing, third from left)