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Ralph Butler Murphy Collection

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Ralph Butler Murphy Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Ralph Butler Murphy
State of Birth:
KY
Home State:
PA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
2nd Battalion, 7th Regiment, 1st Marine Division
Location of Service
United States; Melbourne, Australia; Oro Bay, New Guinea; Cape Gloucester, New Britain; Peleliu Island (Palau); Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Highest Rank
First Lieutenant
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Contributor:
Ralph Butler Murphy
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.80048
Subjects:
Murphy, Ralph Butler
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Ralph Butler Murphy Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.80048), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
 
 

 

Last Edit: 9/22/2011
 

 

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