Joseph Murray

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by admin on April 23, 2015

Joseph Murray was born in County Durham in 1897. The son of a miner, he left school aged 12 to work in the mines himself. He was 18 when he took part in the Gallipoli campaign, along with his fellow members of the Hood Battalion. Murray had one son and died in 1994 at the age of 97.

Gallipoli 1915 was first published in 1965.