The AIF Project

John Joseph MURPHY

Regimental number14599
Place of birthBalmain New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationChemist
AddressBurwood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 11.25"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFather, J Murphy, 'Bantry', Gordon Street, Burwood, New South Wales
Previous military serviceSU Scouts
Enlistment date5 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentStaff Sergeant
Unit nameStaff Sergeant Dispensers
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/108/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format