We remember John Murray

We remember John Murray

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1872
birth Gartcosh, Garnkirk, Glasgow, Lanarkshire United Kingdom Source:3185355 24th July 1872
1887
sibling Kate Murray Source:3185355 1887
1898
children John Murray Source:3185355 8th July 1898
1900
marriage Mary Sheerin Source:3185355 7th March 1900
1900
children James Murray Source:3185355 16th August 1900
1914
enlistment Dunblane Scotland United Kingdom Source:3185355 20th August 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3185355 11th September 1914
1917
hospitalisation Salonica Force Hospital/Institution Source:3185355 18th July 1917
1917
employment Coal Board Heavy Industry Coal Miner Achengeich Chryston Glasgow United Kingdom Source:3185355 August 1917 - 20th December 1918
1918
discharge Source:3185355 21st December 1918
1919
discharge Source:3185355 23rd December 1919
employment Brickwork labourer Gartcosh brickworks Garnkirk Glasgow United Kingdom Source:3185355
employment Brickwork Labourer Gartcosh Brickworks Garnkirk Glasgow United Kingdom Source:3185355
employment Miner Coal Board Auchengeich Colliery, Chryston, Glasgow United Kingdom Source:3185355
service British Army Private 3/3018 Royal Highlanders Source:3185355
service British Army Private 3/8352 Seaforth Highlanders Source:3185355
service British Army Private 76285 Highland Light Infantry Source:3185355
location 41 Heathfield Gartcosh Garnkirk Glasgow Lanarkshire. United Kingdom other group residence address Source:3185355
location Block 6, No7 Amunitions Cottages Mossend Motherwell United Kingdom military residence address Source:3185355
1962
death Not War Related My grandfather died of natural causes in Glasgow Royal Infirmary. Glasgow United Kingdom Source:3185355 17th February 1962
burial St Patricks Cemetery, New Stevenson Non-War Cemetery Motherwell United Kingdom Source:3185355

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Murray
Source 3185355
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Murray
Source 3185355
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
41 Heathfield Gartcosh Garnkirk Glasgow Lanarkshire. United Kingdom other group residence address
Block 6, No7 Amunitions Cottages Mossend Motherwell United Kingdom military residence address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3/3018 Royal Highlanders Private
British Army 3/8352 Seaforth Highlanders Private
British Army 76285 Highland Light Infantry Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914 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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Murray son 8th July 1898
James Murray son 16th August 1900
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Murray father
Mary Sheerin mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Murray sister 1887
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Sheerin wife 7th March 1900
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Fair
DateHeightSource
1914-08-20 5'3"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Roman Catholic

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