PFC John Murphy, Jr

Death 22 Nov 1942
Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
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Memorial ID 56776922 · View Source
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Son of John Murphy, Sr. who resided in Worland, Wyoming.

John served as a Private First Class, Company F, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in Colorado prior to the war.

John was declared "Missing In Action" in the Battle of Guadalcanal during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 295173

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett



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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56776922
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC John Murphy, Jr (unknown–22 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56776922, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .