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Murray, William

Service number:
PO/X.106801
Nationality:
British (1801-present, Kingdom)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Acting Corporal
Unit:
No. 41 (Royal Marine) Commando, 4th Special Service Brigade, Combined Operations Headquarters, War Office, British Government
Awarded on:
December 7th, 1943
"For outstanding gallantry while serving in a Marine Commando, in leading an assault with fixed bayonets against an enemy machine gun post and in carrying the attack through with success in spite of a serious wound in the left eye."
Distinguished Conduct Medal

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