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William James MURRIN

Regimental number3399
Place of birthPetersham, New South Wales
SchoolStanmore Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
AddressHatherleigh, Agar Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W Murrin, Hatherleigh, Agar Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Compulsory Training Scheme.
Enlistment date26 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Ambulance
FateDied of disease 28 October 1916
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 19), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; William James and Amelia Agnes MURRIN, 42 Agar Street, Marrickville. Native of Petersham, New South Wales

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