Canadian Virtual War Memorial

David Airel Murphy

In memory of:

Private David Airel Murphy

September 18, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

139641

Age:

18

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry, Canadian Expeditionary Force

Division:

60th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of David and Annie Murphy, of Guelph, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 140 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. F. 49.

Location:

Puchevillers is a village about 19 kilometres north-east of Amiens. The PUCHEVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY is a little west of the village. The first Commonwealth War Graves Commission signpost is situated by the church in the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of DAVID AIREL MURPHY– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of David Airel Murphy– Military Training
  • Photo 2 of David Airel Murphy– Photo 2 of Military Training
  • Grave Marker– David Ariel Murphy's Tombstone Puchevillers British Cemetery, France
(note correct spelling of middle name)
  • Newspaper Clipping– This photograph of Pte. David Airel Murphy appeared with a number of other casualty photographs in the Toronto Star on October 2nd, 1916.

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