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46. Peter Capomolla Moore, an LDA (late discovery adoptee from Australia) in reunion with his birth family
11th January 2022 • Once Upon A Time...In Adopteeland • Jennifer Dyan Ghoston
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Peter Capomolla Moore is the president of Adoption Rights Australia.

He is a Genealogist, Late Discovery Adoptee at age 59, a father of five, grandfather of eleven, foster carer of many, discovery also revealed he had an Italian father and a mother of Australian Aboriginal & Scottish ethnicity. In 2017, Peter reunited with his mother & five maternal siblings. In 2018 Peter reunited with three paternal siblings, two surviving paternal aunts & many cousins, Peter also visited his father’s village in Calabria, Italy to visit his grave and meet family who have lived in that village for as long as living memory.

Peter's recommended reading/link: https://www.smh.com.au/national/last-wish-give-me-back-my-true-identity-says-adopted-man-20190330-p5195i.html?fbclid=IwAR2A07G11XCKCIT06-bV93CVq70rUILC0K43zD6OIwp1fOiXdMzHbvJi2t0

Music by Corey Quinn