|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Armidale, New South Wales|
|Address||166 Rondchford Street, Erskineville, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Ethel Murtagh, 10 Longdown Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/20/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||45th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked from Sydney, 13 April 1915. Taken on strength, 3rd Bn, Gallipoli, 14 June 1915. Admitted to Casualty Clearing Station, 14 August 1915; transferred to Mudros, 16 August 1915; transferred to Malta and admitted to St George's Hospital, 27 August 1915. Transferred to All Saints' Hospital, Malta, 31 August 1915. Embarked for Mudros, 15 November 1915; disembarked at Alexandria, 4 December 1915. Proceeded to rejoin unit, 3 January 1916; rejoined unit, Ghezireh, 8 March 1916.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 2 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 8 June 1916.
Treated at 12th Australian Field Ambulance, 6 October 1916 (sciatica); transferred to England and admitted to Norfolk War Hospital, 9 October 1916. Transferred to Woodcote Hospital, 20 October 1916; discharged to No. 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 8 November 1916. Admitted to 16th Field Ambulance Hospital, Wareham, 20 April 1917 (scabies). Admitted to No. 1 Australian Dermatological Hospital, 1 May 1917; discharged, 22 May 1917: total treatment for venereal disease: 22 days.
Proceeded overseas to France, 8 August 1917; rejoined unit, 2 September 1917. Sick to hospital, 16 February 1918 (scabies); rejoined unit, 25 February 1918.
Marched out to commence return to Australia, 25 December 1918; commenced return to Australia on board 'Kashmir', 9 March 1919. Discharged, 1 July 1919.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal~
|Miscellaneous details||Real name: William Angus MURTAGH|
|Date of death|