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Alexander Ambrose MURPHY

Regimental number1630
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse breaker and trainer
AddressLancefield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, W Murphy, Lancefield, Victoria
Enlistment date11 June 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force, Army Medical Corps
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/112/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Melusia on 18 December 1918
Rank from Nominal RollDCPL
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 September 1916
Date of death17 May 1919
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialLancefield Cemetery (Plot H, Grave No. 35), Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
6
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of William MURPHY. Native of Lancefield, Victoria
Miscellaneous detailsSee also 69 Alexander Ambrose MURPHY

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