Rifleman Matthew Murphy

ALIAS

Died: Sunday 9 May 1915 (aged 18)

Connected records

Record:
MURPHY, MATTHEW
Additional information:
See KEESHAN, the true family name.
Cemetery:
PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
Belgium

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Murphy, Matthew
Memorial:
St James Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 15186)
Location:
Bootle, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
St Mary And St Ethelburga War Memorial (WMR 10975)
Location:
Barking, Greater London
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
St Francis Church - WW1 Tablet (WMR 18170)
Location:
Chester, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
All Saints Church (WMR 10265)
Location:
Wheatley Hill, Durham
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
Bedlington Coal Company (WMR 33777)
Location:
Bedlington, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
St Anthonys Rc Church WW1 (WMR 2493)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
St Roberts Rc Church Board (WMR 34147)
Location:
Morpeth, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
St Johns Church - Board WW1 And WW2 (WMR 33962)
Location:
Bedlington Station, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
Heywood (WMR 3239)
Location:
Heywood, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
Chester Citizens (WMR 9870)
Location:
Chester, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
Longhirst (WMR 34040)
Location:
Longhirst, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Murphy, M
Memorial:
Our Lady Of Reconciliation Church (WMR 15253)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside

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Name:
Lance Corporal Murphy
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
12 May 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 638)
Name:
Captain E H Murphy
Context:
Wounded
Date:
5 May 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Leinster Regiment (page 134)
Name:
Captain E H Murphy
Context:
Died
Date:
6 May 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Leinster Regiment (page 135)