We remember Peter Murphy

We remember Peter Murphy

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Crewe, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:7080527 Source:8782743 1897
1901
dates Age 4 Source:8782743 1901
1901
location 24 Market Terrace, Crewe, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8782743 1901
1911
dates Age 14 Source:8782745 1911
1911
location 91 Flag Lane, Crewe, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8782745 1911
1915
dates Age 19 Source:8782735 17th June 1915
1915
service British Army Private 26873 Cheshire Regiment 15th Battalion Source:9041955 17th June 1915 - 19th November 1918
1915
enlistment Crewe, Cheshire Source:8782735 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8782735 19th December 1915 - 11th May 1916
1915
service British Army Private 26873 Cheshire Regiment Source:9041955 20th December 1915
1916
hospitalisation Shellshock Hospital/Institution Source:8782735 12th May 1916 - 15th June 1916
1916
theatres Balkans :2 Source:8782735 9th August 1916 - 10th November 1916
1916
hospitalisation Dysentery Hospital/Institution Source:8782735 11th November 1916 - 8th January 1917
1917
hospitalisation Dysentery Hospital/Institution Source:8782735 8th January 1917 - 7th February 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8782735 27th March 1917 - 30th October 1917
1917
hospitalisation Gunshot wound and fracture of lower left tibia. Hospital/Institution Source:8782735 31st October 1917 - 19th November 1918
1918
dates Age 21 Source:7080527 19th November 1918
employment Labourer Source:8782735
1918
death War Related Sickness Peter was being treated for a gunshot wound and fracture of his lower left tibia. He died of influenza and pneumonia. Edgbaston, Birmingham United Kingdom Source:7080527 Source:8782735 19th November 1918
burial Crewe Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Cheshire United Kingdom C.21. Source:7080527

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Peter
Initials P
Last Name Murphy
Source 3180416
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
24 Market Terrace, Crewe, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
91 Flag Lane, Crewe, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 26873 Cheshire Regiment Private
British Army 26873 Cheshire Regiment 15th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cecily Murphy mother
James Murphy father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-06-17 5'3"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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MIC image (Ancestry) R58235

Multimedia

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Ever pressing forward Deborah102878
Cheshire Regiment R58235
Cheshire Regiment Cap Badge Vincent96527

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