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PFC Frank James Murphy
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1921
Death: Jul. 12, 1943
Sicilia, Italy


Frank James Murphy served as a Private 1st Class in the 83rd Chemical Battalion, United States Army, during World War II.

He was killed in action at Gela, Sicily, on July 12, 1943.

His hometown was listed as New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania.


NOTE: Many thanks to Find A Grave member Joel Gilfert for providing the very nice portrait photo of PFC Frank James Murphy.
 
 
Inscription:

F JAMES
MURPHY
PENNSYLVANIA
PFC 83 CML BN
WORLD WAR II
OCTOBER 25 1921
JULY 12 1943
PH
 
Note: Recipient of the Purple Heart --- Section 3, Row 12, Position 16
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 3, Site #518
 
Created by: Karl Stelly
Record added: May 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51982175
PFC Frank James Murphy
Added by: Joel Frampton Gilfert
 
PFC Frank James Murphy
Added by: Karl Stelly
 
PFC Frank James Murphy
Cemetery Photo
Added by: L Ferree
 
 
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Private 1st Class, United States Army
- Karl Stelly
 Added: May. 22, 2012
Flag of the State of Pennsylvania
- Karl Stelly
 Added: May. 21, 2012
Recipient of the Purple Heart
- Karl Stelly
 Added: May. 20, 2012
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