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William James MURPHY

Regimental number5349
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBowen Hills, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W Murphy, Bowen Hills, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service3rd Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date18 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollAustral;ian Employment Company
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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