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Matthew MURPHY

Regimental number2686
Place of birthWodonga Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressTorbay Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J P Murphy, Torbay Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date21 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917
Date of death7 May 1957
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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