Service Details
Name:
MURPHY
Given Name:
JOHN NORMAN
Initials:
J N
Service No:
94899V
Rank:
Second Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
55 (R.A.F.) Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1941-10-19
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Age:
32
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, failed to return from operational flight off the coast of Cyrenaica, Libya, Blenheim Z7415
Additional
Information:
Son of John Patrick and Mary Murphy, of Belgravia, Johannesburg. Husband of Edna May Murphy, of Johannesburg. Born Bolton, Lancashire, England. A mason by trade. Commemoration stone in Springs (Geduld) Cemetery
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 246.

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