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James William MURPHY

Regimental number20978
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressMorris Street, Wooloowin, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J Murphy, Morris Street, Wooloowin, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service7th Infantry
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 34th Battery
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36(a)/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Bridget MURPHY
Other detailsno embarkation details for medal entry
Date of death18 October 1926
Age at death30
Place of burialToowong Cemetery, Queensland

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