Lieutenant Colonel Henry Murray VC, CMG, DSO & Bar, DCM - 13th Bn, Australian Imperial Force


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN : QUEENSLAND

Name Cameron Stewart,
BAIRD
Henry,
DALZIEL
Bernard Sidney,
GORDON
Charles,
HEAPHY
Rank Corporal Sergeant Lance-Corporal Major
Force 2nd Commando Regiment, Australian Forces 15th Bn, AIF 41st Bn, AIF Auckland Militia, New Zealand Military Forces
VC won Khod Valley, Oruzgan Province, Afghanistan,
22 June 2013
Hamel Wood, France,
4 July 1918
Fragny Wood, Bray, France,
26 - 27 August 1918
Mangapiko River, New Zealand,
11 February 1864
London Gaz 18 February 2014 17 August 1918 26 December 1918 8 February 1867
Born Burnie, Tasmania,
7 June 1981
Irvinebank,
18 February 1893
Launceston, Tasmania,
16 August 1891
London, England,
1821
Died 22 June 2013,
Khod Valley, Afghanistan
24 July 1965,
Brisbane
19 October 1963,
Torquay
3 August 1881,
Toowong, Nr Brisbane
Grave Allambe Memorial Park, Nerang Mount Thompson Crematorium, Brisbane Mount Thompson Crematorium, Brisbane Toowong Cemetery, Brisbane
Location
of VC
Australian War Memorial, Canberra Australian War Memorial, Canberra Australian War Memorial, Canberra Auckland War Memorial Museum
Remarks Medal for Gallantry ( MG ) None MM None

QUEENSLAND

Name Henry William,
MURRAY
Timothy,
O'HEA
Edgar Thomas,
TOWNER

Rank Lieutenant-Colonel Private Major
Force 13th Bn, AIF 1st Bn The Rifle Brigade 2nd Bn, Machine-Gun Corps, AIF
VC won Gueudecourt, France,
4 - 5 February 1917
Danville, Quebec, Canada,
9 June 1866
Mont St Quentin, France,
1 September 1918

London Gaz 10 March 1917 1 January 1867 14 December 1918
Born Launceston, Tasmania,
30 December 1884
Bantry, Co Cork, Ireland,
1843
Glencoe Station, Nr Blackall,
19 April 1890

Died 7 January 1966,
Darling Downs
December 1874,
Sturt's Desert, Queensland
18 August 1972,
Kaloola Station, Nr Longreach

Grave Mount Thompson Crematorium, Brisbane Near Noccundra Station ( unconfirmed ) Longreach Town Cemetery
( image courtesy Kevin McSweeney )

Location
of VC
Australian War Memorial, Canberra Royal Green Jackets Museum, Winchester Not publicly held
Remarks CMG, DSO & Bar, DCM Died of thirst & starvation on an expedition MC

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