Waterford County Museum, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford, Ireland. Charity Reg: 17397
Tel: +353 (0)58 45960  Email: info@waterfordmuseum.ie
Articles    Photos

Edward John Murphy, Royal Munster Fusiliers

Edward John Murphy (b. 6/9/1892), to right of image, overseeing soldiers of the 2nd Battalion RMF in Candahar Barracks, Tidworth, Hants. They are drilling on Maxim Guns. Born in Jersey of Waterford descent. Joined the Royal Munster Fusiliers and served as a machine gun instructor. Fought in WWI and was killed in action 21st March 1918, aged 25 years, in France / Belgium. He also served in Jellalabad Barracks, Tidworth, around the time of the 1911 census.

No: UK2785
Photographer: Unknown
Date: Circa 1912
Donor: Name Kept Private

Join Our Mailing List

Join our mailing list and get all the latest news for free via email. Simply enter your email address in the box below and press the 'Join' button.
Email:

Make A Donation

Waterford County Museum is a non profit voluntary museum. We would be grateful for any financial donation large or small.

Social Media

Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Blogger Follow us on Youtube
© Waterford County Museum 2014. All rights reserved. Please read our Terms of Use
Website By: Déise Design