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David Ernest Murray

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  • Service number
    38728 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Lieutenant AWMM
    20 Armoured Regiment AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Murray AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    38728 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW2 School teacher AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown 10 Dunblane Road, Maori Hill, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Murray (wife), 23 Harbour Terrace, Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    38728 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Lieutenant AWMM
    New Zealand Infantry Brigade AWMM
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Lieutenant AWMM
    20 Armoured Regiment AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    30 AWMM
  • Date of death
    16 December 1943 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Italy AWMM
  • Death notes
    Italy AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Sangro River War Cemetery, Italy AWMM
  • Grave reference
    IX. D. 8. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 5: WW2 154 AWMM