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Walter Joseph MURPHY

Regimental number875
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse-driver
Address18 Webster Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Murphy, 18 Webster Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date18 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 January 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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