Private Arthur Andrew Murphy

Private Arthur Andrew Murphy

Birth
Gulargambone, Coonamble Shire, New South Wales, Australia
Death 2 Jun 1918 (aged 33–34)
Cabra, County Dublin, Ireland
Burial Cabra, County Dublin, Ireland
Plot Aust. RC. 1.
Memorial ID 57621598 · View Source
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5365 Private Arthur Andrew Murphy.
Australian Imperial Force.
Australian Infantry.
19th Battalion.

Aged 34.
Born at Pine Grove, Gulargambone.
Son of John and Mary Murphy, of Pine Grove, Brightling, New South Wales.

He was a 32 year old forest guard, when he enlisted in January 1916.
At the beginning of 1918, he was given leave and travelled to Ireland. He became unwell, and developed a number of medical conditions.
A local woman, Mrs. O.E.H. Beatty visited him frequently, and wrote to his mother on his behalf.

Death.
Arthur Andrew Murphy, aged 34, a bachelor, a Private in the 19th A.I.F, from Australia, died on 2 June 1918, at King George V Hospital, Dublin.
The cause of death was Dysentery, Abscess of Liver, certified.


Inscription

the crest of the Australian Imperial Force

5365 Private
A. A. MURPHY
!9th Bn. Australian Inf.
2nd June 1918 age 34

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pray for his soul
a good son and brave soldier
R. I. P.


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  • Maintained by: John
  • Originally Created by: International Wargraves Photography Project
  • Added: 24 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 57621598
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Private Arthur Andrew Murphy (1884–2 Jun 1918), Find a Grave Memorial no. 57621598, citing Grangegorman Military Cemetery, Cabra, County Dublin, Ireland ; Maintained by John (contributor 47032041) .