Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Lawrence Murphy

In memory of:

Private Lawrence Murphy

July 1, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

196

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Newfoundland Regiment

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Thomas and Mary Murphy, of Petty Harbor, St. John's West, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 86 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

Y RAVINE CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

B. 29.

Location:

Using the D919 from Arras to Amiens you will drive through the villages of Bucquoy, Puisieux then Serre Les Puisieux (approximately 20 kilometres south of Arras). On leaving Serre Les Puisieux, 3 kilometres further along the D919, turn left following the signs for Auchonvillers. At the crossroads in the village centre following the signs for Newfoundland Park, Beaumont Hamel. The Y Ravine Cemetery is located within the Park.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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