Michael R. Murray
|Alternative Address:||Graffogue, Granard, Co. Longford|
Living at Graffogue, Granard.
|Regiment/Unit:||Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8th Battalion, "C" Company|
|Date of Death:||21-09-1916|
|Cause:||Died of Wounds, Battle of Ginchy (Somme)|
|Memorial:||St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen, France|
Michael was born in Graffogue, Granard, 13 September 1882*. Pte Murray enlisted in Pentre, Glamorgan.
Pte Murray was injured as a result of the attack on Ginchy on the 9/10 September 1916, which was a joint operation with a number of other Irish regiments, including the 8th Royal Dublin Fusiliers.
|Parents Names:||Son of Thomas Murray and Mary (née Quinn) of Graffogue, Granard.|
|Notes:||*The Civil Record writes the name as Murry. The CWGC gave his age as 33 years, rather than 34.|