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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: MURPHY
First name: JOHN PAUL
Home of Record (official): CONSHOHOCKEN
State (official): PA
Date of Birth: Thursday, October 17, 1946
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 11861855
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Air Cavalry Troop

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, April 5, 1968
Date of Casualty: Sunday, November 10, 1968
Age at time of loss: 22
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Viet am
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 39W - Row 045

--- Interment ---

JOHN PAUL MURPHY

Calvery Cemetery

Matsonford Avenue

West Conshohocken, PA