• Frank Xavier Murphy

Army / Flying Corps
  • 2nd Australian Machine Gun Battalion
  • 7th Australian Machine Gun Company
  • 26th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 7th Brigade
  • Lance Corporal
  • Corporal
  • Private

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    Unknown
  • Birth

    Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

  • Enlistment - WW1

    Bluff Downs, Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia

Stories and comments
    • AWM and NAA records by Gary Parsons researcher 26th Bn.
    • Posted by blackboycreek, Monday, 16 December 2019

    Roll of Honour Francis Xavier Murphy Service number 388 Also known as Frank Xavier Murphy Rank Corporal Unit 2nd Australian Machine Gun Battalion Service Australian Imperial Force Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918 Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921 Date of Death 10 June 1918 Place of Death France Cause of Death Killed in action Age at Death 21 Place of Association Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia Cemetery or Memorial Details Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

    • Memorial Frank Xavier Murphy Brisbane General (Toowong) Cemetery 55 Mount Coot-Tha Rd Toowong, Brisbane, Queensland Australia AWM and NAA records by Gary Parsons researcher 26th Bn.
    • Posted by blackboycreek, Monday, 16 December 2019

    Memorial Frank Xavier Murphy Brisbane General (Toowong) Cemetery 55 Mount Coot-Tha Rd Toowong, Brisbane, Queensland Australia

    Memorial Frank Xavier Murphy Brisbane General (Toowong) Cemetery 55 Mount Coot-Tha Rd Toowong, Brisbane, Queensland Australia
    • Memorial Frank Xavier Murphy AWM and NAA records by Gary Parsons researcher 26th Bn.
    • Posted by blackboycreek, Monday, 16 December 2019

    Memorial Frank Xavier Murphy Brisbane General (Toowong) Cemetery 55 Mount Coot-Tha Rd Toowong, Brisbane, Queensland Australia

    Memorial Frank Xavier Murphy
    • The men of B Company 26th Battalion
    • Posted by jaydsydaus121, Thursday, 25 November 2021

    Cairns Post (Qld), Wednesday 29 January 1919, page 4 Corporal Murphy Returning. Mr. Murphy, post and telegraph master at Cairns, is in receipt of a communication from Base Records, Melbourne, notifying him that his son, Lance-Corporal I. J. Murphy, is returning to Australia on the Aeneas, which left England on December 18, and is due in Melbourne about January 31. Another son Captain J. K. Murphy, M.C., of the 26th Battalion, returned to Brisbane recently. A third son, Sergeant Harold Murphy of the 2nd Machine Gun Battalion, returned some time back. The fourth son, Corporal Francis Xavier Murphy, of the same unit, met a hero's death in action.