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Robert Henry MURRAY

Regimental number1673
Place of birthGoodooga, New South Wales
SchoolGoodooga Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressRailway Hotel, Barcaldine, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinSister, Edith Kate Heath, Lightning Ridge Opal Fields, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialValenciennes Communal Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
77
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Ann Maria MURRAY. Native of Goodooga, New SOuth Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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