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William Young Moyes

Also Known As: "Billie"
Birthplace: Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Death: Died in At Sea - Titanic Casualty
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About William Young Moyes


  • Name: Mr William Young Moyes
  • Born in Stirling Stirling Scotland
  • Age: 23 years
  • Marital Status: Single.
  • Last Residence: at 11 Douglas Terrace Stirling Stirling Scotland - Map
  • Occupation: Senior 6th. Engineer
  • Last Ship: Oceanic
  • Engine crew
  • First Embarked: Belfast
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Mr William Young Moyes, 23, was born in Stirling, Scotland, the son of the headmaster of the Primary High School, Stirling. William Young Moyes, known as "Billie," was educated at Stirling Elementary High School and lived at 11 Douglas Terrace, Stirling, Scotland. An acomplished sportsman, Moyes he was captain of the Rugby football club at Stirling.

Moyes served his apprenticeship with David Rowan & Co. of Glasgow. He joined White Star and just before Christmas 1911 began to work aboard the Oceanic before joining Titanic as Senior 6th Engineer.

He lost his life in the sinking, his body, if recovered, was never identified.

Contributors Dr Denis Griffiths, UK Brian Ticehurst, UK

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William Young Moyes's Timeline

Stirlingshire, Scotland
April 15, 1912
Age 23
At Sea - Titanic Casualty