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John William Raymond Murphy

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John William Raymond AWMM
  • Surname
    Murphy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    John AWMM
  • Service number
    Malaya 33136 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    10Apr30 Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 28 June 2021 - https://www.ancestry.com.au
  • Place of birth
    Wellington Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 28 June 2021 - https://www.ancestry.com.au
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Captain Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 28 June 2021 - http://www.nzlii.org/nz/other/nz_gazette/1967/63.pdf

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Photo of Capt J.W.N. Murphy in The Officers, 2nd Battalion The New Zealand Regiment (Taiping, Malaya 1960)

    Photo of Capt J.W.R. Murphy in The Officers, 2nd Battalion The New Zealand Regiment (Malaya 1961) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 June 2013 Dominion Post 22/6/13
    SydneyNew South Wales Dominion Post 22/6/13
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Nominal Roll 2NZ Regiment 1959-1961. Kindly provided by Alan (Archie) Dawson February 2021. AWMM
    • Overseas postings and forces - New Zealand Force for Malaya Far East land forces - Officers, 1957-1971, Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AD-W6W2564 36 part 3. AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM
    • Malayan Veterans Assn. (2004-). Selamat : Newsletter of the Malayan Veterans' Association Inc. AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM
    • Fry, P., & New Zealand. Army. Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment. Battalion, 1st. (1983). The First Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment : Journal / [P.J. Fry, editor] (25th anniversary commemorative ed.). Singapore: The Regiment. AWMM

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