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Murkitt, William


  • Enlisted:
  • on 24 Jul 1917
  • Next of kin:
  • (Wife) Gertrude, 13a Queen St, Desborough

Service history

19 Nov 1917Drafted to British Expeditionary Force
27 Nov 1917Nelson Battalion Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (R/5518)
18 Dec 1917Illness: to Field Ambulance, Pyrexia Unknown Origin
20 Dec 1917Died of Broncho-pneumonia, 21st Casualty Clearing Station France.


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