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Ernest Murphy

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Cave War Memorial, Otago. Photo Brian Davison, 2009. - No known copyright restrictions

Cave War Memorial, Otago. Photo Brian Davison, 2009. - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Murphy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/3107 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 December 1893 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    14 December 1893 Public - Chris - Other relative - 25 April 2020 - Military Personnel file
  • Place of birth
    Ladbrooks Public - Chris - Other relative - 25 April 2020 - Military Personnel file
  • Birth notes
    son of Michael John Murphy and Harriet (nee Bennett) Public - Chris - Other relative - 25 April 2020 - Military Personnel file
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Cave, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    M.J. Murphy (father), Cave, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/3107 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew Zealand AWMM
  • 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 September 1916 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • 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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  • Memorial name
    Cave War Memorial, Otago, New Zealand AWMM

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  • Rest in Peace. Ernest, and his brother Allan Michael Murphy (KIA France, October 8th,1918), were second cousins of my late mother. Grandchildren of Edward Murphy and his wife Margaret(nee Mannion) from Rockhill, Headford, Co Galway, Ireland, who emigrated to NZ in 1880. Edward's sister Bridget was my great-grandmother.

    If you are a descendant of Edward and Margaret or other relative please contact me.
    Public - James - Other relative - 10 October 2017
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  • Rest in Peace. Ernest, and his brother Allan Michael Murphy (KIA France, October 8th,1918), were second cousins of my late mother. Grandchildren of Edward Murphy and his wife Margaret(nee Mannion) from Rockhill, Headford, Co Galway, Ireland, who emigrated to NZ in 1880. Edward's sister Bridget was my great-grandmother.

    If you are a descendant of Edward and Margaret or other relative please contact me.
    Public - James - Other relative - 10 October 2017
    Report 
  • Rest in Peace. Ernest, and his brother Allan Michael Murphy (KIA France, October 8th,1918), were second cousins of my late mother. Grandchildren of Edward Murphy and his wife Margaret(nee Mannion) from Rockhill, Headford, Co Galway, Ireland, who emigrated to NZ in 1880. Edward's sister Bridget was my great-grandmother.

    If you are a descendant of Edward and Margaret or other relative please contact me.
    Public - James - Other relative - 10 October 2017
    Report 
  • Rest in Peace. Ernest, and his brother Allan Michael Murphy (KIA France, October 8th,1918), were second cousins of my late mother. Grandchildren of Edward Murphy and his wife Margaret(nee Mannion) from Rockhill, Headford, Co Galway, Ireland, who emigrated to NZ in 1880. Edward's sister Bridget was my great-grandmother.

    If you are a descendant of Edward and Margaret or other relative please contact me.
    Public - James - Other relative - 10 October 2017
    Report 

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2020ChrisAucklandOther relative
26 November 2017RosalineRoscommonOther relative
10 October 2017JamesClaremorris, Co Mayo. IrelandOther relative

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