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John Joseph MURPHY

Regimental number2083
Place of birthQueenstown Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway operator
AddressGPO, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Swan, Electric Works, Chelmsford, England
Enlistment date2 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 26 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917

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