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Murphy, Edward F.


Age: 19, credited to Barnston, PQ, Canada
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/19/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. E, 9th VT INF, pr CPL, m/o 4/9/63

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Birth: 02/18/1843, County Dublin, Ireland
Death: 03/28/1908

Burial: Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery, Orting, WA
Marker/Plot: 3-H-2
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kenyon Luce
Findagrave Memorial #: 5551404


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/22/1896, WA
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: Frank Impala adds: His wife's name was Clara (nee Champion) Murphy who died in Seattle, WA on February 4th, 1897. They had nine children.

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


Great Grandfather of Frank D. Impala, Arlington, VA

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Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery, Orting, WA

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