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John Thomas MURRAY

Regimental number7270
Place of birthStawell, Victoria
SchoolStawell State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTram conductor
AddressAscot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Murray, Stawell, Victoria
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialOuttersteene Communal Cemetery Extension (Special Memorial No. 4), Bailleul, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Euphemia MURRAY, Stawell, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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