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D. L. "Jim" Murphy
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1920
Center
Shelby County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1992
Lufkin
Angelina County
Texas, USA

PFC US Army WWII. Received Purple Heart from injuries sustained on Anzio Beach.
Disabled American Veteran
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MILITARY HISTORY
21 Aug 1942 Age: 22
Heavy Machine Gunner 605; Battles & Campaigns: Naples-Foggia Campaign, Rome Arno Campaign, Sicilian Campaign, GO's #33 1945. Wounded in European Theater on March 2, 1944. Severe injury to left leg

MILITARY DECORATIONS
Enlisted: 8 Aug 1942
Honorary Discharge - 4 Jun 1945 Age: 25
McCloskey General Hospital, Temple, Texas
European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Medal with
3 Bronze Service Stars; Purple Heart Co. #54 Headquarters 17th General Hospital 1944;
Distinguished Unit Badge CO #31 HQ. 17 Infantry, Division 1944;
Two Overseas Service Bars; Good Conduct Medal
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Lee Murphy (1866 - 1944)
  Anne Pearl Jackson Murphy (1883 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Irene Elizabeth Parise Murphy (1922 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Raymond Lee Murphy (1899 - 1966)*
  Carson M Murphy (1907 - 1967)*
  Robert Allen Murphy (1909 - 1977)*
  Donnie Inez Murphy McClure (1911 - 1986)*
  Stella Mae Murphy Ellis (1914 - 1994)*
  Virdie "Curley" Smith (1916 - 1994)*
  Olan Bruce Murphy (1917 - 1987)*
  D. L. "Jim" Murphy (1920 - 1992)
  Oleta L Murphy Peavy (1922 - 2007)*
  Alfred Thomas Murphy (1925 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Children: Mary Margaret, Judy Catherine, David Louis & Charles Edward; Grandchildren: Mark Childers, Jarod Murphy, Jamie L. Murphy Solly, Jason Murphy, Justin Murphy; g-grandchildren Jacob, Claire, Jaxon & Kimber
 
Burial:
Fielder Memorial Cemetery
Homer
Angelina County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Judy Murphy
Originally Created by: anne brown
Record added: Jun 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38459722
D. L. <i>Jim</i> Murphy
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- Judy
 Added: Dec. 25, 2014
In Honor of You Sir, Rest With God
- Cherry Reynolds Solly
 Added: Feb. 17, 2014
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