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John MURPHY

Regimental number7798
Place of birthCrookwell New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShearer
AddressDubbo, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinSon, C Murphy, Fitzroy Street, Dubbo, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 November 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 November 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialSuzanne Communal Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
125
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Native of Crookwell, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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