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Sydney MURPHY

Regimental number5051
Date of birth8 November 1892
Place of birthIpswich, Queensland
SchoolBundamba State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Murphy, Brisbane Road, Dinmore, Queensland
Enlistment date30 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 October 1968
Place of burialAlbany Creek Crematorium and Memorial Gardens, Bridgeman Downs, Brisbane, Queensland

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