Frank MURRAY

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MURRAY, Frank

Service Number: 6314
Enlisted: 19 May 1916, Melbourne, Vic.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 7th Infantry Battalion
Born: Inglewood, Vic., 1896
Home Town: Inglewood, Loddon, Victoria
Schooling: Inglewood State School
Occupation: Farm Hand
Died: Killed in action, France, 27 April 1918
Cemetery: Borre British Cemetery
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Inglewood War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

19 May 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6314, 7th Infantry Battalion, Melbourne, Vic.
11 Sep 1916: Involvement Private, SN 6314, 7th Infantry Battalion
11 Sep 1916: Embarked Private, SN 6314, 7th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of James and Fanny Murray, of Brooke Street, Inglewood, Victoria

REST IN PEACE DUTY NOBLY DONE

PRIVATE BERT BARRY TELLS HOW
PRIVATE F. MURRAY WAS KILLED
Pte. B. Tally writes as follow to his mother concerning thedoath of Pte. Frank Murray, who was recently reported as being killed in action :—Three of us were sitting together and talking a few days ago when a shell exploded at our side, killing Frank Murray. He  was considerably cut about the head. I was lucky and escaped with a few scratches, and think my luck must be in. I was deeply  sorry to lose Frank, as we had always been mates to gether, but suppose what is to be will be.

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