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Herbert MURRAY

Regimental number7280
Place of birthInvercargill, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
AddressRozelle, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs P Murray, 93 Mansfield Street Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Note: most of the AIF headstones in Karori Cemetery have the same mistake: 'Australian Imperial Forces' rather than 'Australian Imperial Force'.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 May 1923
Place of burialKarori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand

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