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William MURPHY

Regimental number5408
Place of birthCarlow Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address162 Botany Road, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J Murphy, Kiledmona, Borris, County Carlow, Ireland
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Date of death9 July 1975
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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