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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
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
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information (Not at LOC)

Interviewer:
Robin Sellers
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80048
Subjects:
Murphy, Ralph Butler
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Ralph Butler Murphy Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80048), 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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