honor role

Murphy, John Joseph

** 2607b Pte 12th Bn.

Born at North Fremantle, WA, RC.  Enlisted 11 August 1916 age 18, milk carter.  Nok father, John Francis Murphy of Kenney St, Cottesloe Beach.  Embarked at Fremantle 9 November 1916 per A8 Argyllshire.  Served in France 1917-1918 and on 18 September 1918, suffered wounds to the back, chest and arm. RTA April 1919 per A74 Marathon.  Service medals: BWM and VM. In 1924 his address was Monument St, Cottesloe Beach.