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Sgt Murwood Cowley
Birth: Sep. 14, 1917
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1942

Murwood is the son of George Henry Cowley and Gerturde Edna (May) Cowley.

Murwood entered the service February 18 1941 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA.

He Served in the U. S. Army 1941-1942. He was a Sergant, 11th Regiment 1st Armoured Dnivision. Killed in Action in the Africa Area.
His body was never recovered. He has a memorial in the North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial In North africa.

Murwood received the Purple Heart Posthumously.

The Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the President to those who have been wounded or killed while serving with the U.S. military. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Henry Cowley (1880 - 1957)
  Gertrude Edna May Cowley (1881 - 1958)
 
 Siblings:
  George Ernest Cowley (1906 - 1937)*
  Lewis Hudson Cowley (1910 - 1982)*
  Edna Gertrude Cowley DeLaney (1912 - 1999)*
  Millard W Cowley (1914 - 1978)*
  Murwood Cowley (1917 - 1942)
  Robert Cowley (1922 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial
Carthage
Tunis, Tunisia
 
Maintained by: Gary Mowrey
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56246357
Sgt Murwood Cowley
Added by: Gary Mowrey
 
Sgt Murwood Cowley
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Added by: Iain MacFarlaine
 
 
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Thank you for your service to this Country!
- Cam Thompson
 Added: May. 28, 2012
Served 1941-1942. He was a Sergant, 11th Regiment 1st Armoured Division. Killed in Action in the Africa Area Thank you for the ultimate sacrifice in the protection of our country. Never to be forgotten.
- Gary Mowrey
 Added: Apr. 21, 2012
 
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