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Soldier profiles

Name : MURRIHY, MURTY JAMES
Service Number : VX56584
Date of Birth : 17/04/1908
Place of Birth : KOROIT, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment : RURAL WORKER
Date of Enlistment : 24/05/1941
Locality on Enlistment : JERILDERIE, NSW
Place of Enlistment : ROYAL PARK, VIC
Next of Kin : MURRIHY, JOHN
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 29/04/1946
Date Died : ??/??/1979
Age at Death : 71?
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : JERILDERIE CEMETERY, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA. ROMAN CATHOLIC PORTION. ROW I. LOT 28.
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : JAVA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : NO
P.O.W. Camps (details) : JAVA
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : THAILAND
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0065 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6110388 [DIGITISED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 948kB),   Past article (size 888kB)

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