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William Andrew MURPHY

Regimental number3426
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDriver
AddressBrighton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Edward Murphy, Brighton, South Australia
Enlistment date17 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 29th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 7 September 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death28 August 1957

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