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Thomas Christopher MURPHY

Regimental number2451
Place of birthHinton, New South Wales
SchoolCatholic School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFloorlayer
Address59 Abercrombie Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinSister, Miss N Murphy, c/o Mrs Slattery, 59 Abercrombie Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of wounds.
FateDied of wounds 15 August 1916
Place of death or woundingConstalmasion
Age at death41
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialBirmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery (Row B10, Grave No. 360), Warwickshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Ellen MURPHY
Family/military connectionsBrother of William Bede Murphy killed in action.

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