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Full Name
David Ernest Murray
Rank Last Held
Lieutenant
Forename(s)
David Ernest
Surname
Murray
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
38728
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Lieutenant
Occupation before Enlistment
School teacher
Next of Kin
Mrs M. Murray (wife), 23 Harbour Terrace, Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand
Marital Status
Married
Enlistment Address
10 Dunblane Road, Maori Hill, Dunedin, New Zealand
Military District
Dunedin
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
New Zealand Infantry Brigade
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 5
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 154
Last Unit Served
20 Armoured Regiment
Place of Death
Italy
Date of Death
16 December 1943
Age at Death
30
Year of Death
1943
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Sangro River War Cemetery, Italy
Grave Reference
IX. D. 8.
Description of Image
Portrait, Weekly News
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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