|Place of birth||Gingin, Western Australia|
|School||Gingin State School, Western Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Carnamah, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||29|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs F E Murray, Gingin, Mrwa, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||11th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/28/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||11th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||France|
|Age at death||33|
|Age at death from cemetery records||33|
|Place of burial||Borre British Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 9), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Elizabeth Fanny MURRAY, Gingin, Western Australia|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 20 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 5 April 1916.
Wounded in action, 22 July 1916 (gun shot wound, buttock); admitted to 44th Casualty Clearing Station, 23 July 1916; transferred by Ambulance Train to 16th General Hospital, Le Treport, 24 July 1916; to England, 13 August 1916, and admitted to 1st Southern General Hospital, Dudley Road, Birmingham, 14 August 1916; discharged to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs (date not recorded).
Found guilty, 7 November 1916, of being absent without leave from 3 pm, 29 October, to 9.30 am, 7 November 1916: awarded 144 hours' detention, and forfeiture of 10 days' pay.
Proceeded overseas to France, 4 December 1916; rejoined Bn, in the field, 16 December 1916.
Admitted to 2nd Field Ambulance, 28 April 1917 (warts on penis); transferred to 56th Casualty Clearing Station, 29 April 1917; to 51st General Hospital, 6 May 1917; discharged to Base Depot, Havre, 2 June 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 10 June 1917.
Admitted to 9th Casualty Clearing Station, 28 July 1917 (trench fever), and transferred to 5th General Hospital, Rouen; to England, 12 August 1917, and admitted to 1st Southern General Hospital, Birmingham, 13 August 1917; transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield,, 25 August 1917; discharged on furlough, 29 August 1917, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 12 September 1917.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 24 September 1917; discharged, 4 October 1917; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 11 days.
Marched in to Convalescent Training Depot, 4 October 1917.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 9 October 1917 (urethritis: non-venereal); discharged, 12 October 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 1 February 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 6 February 1918.
Admitted to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance, 9 May 1918 (cellulitis, right finger), and transferred to 2nd Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train No 9, 11 May 1918, and admitted to 2nd Australian General Hospital, 12 May 1918; discharged to No 1 Convalescent Depot, 15 May 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 7 June 1918.
Wounded in action, 30 July 1918 (shrapnel wound, head; fractured skull), and admitted to 1st Australian Field Ambulance, 31 June 1918.
Died of wounds, 31 July 1918.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MURRAY Aeneas|