|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet; 1 cm|
Morphett, Arthur Hurtle
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM93 12/11/567|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
|Copying Provisions||Copying permitted subject to physical condition|
Morphett, Arthur Hurtle (Lance Corporal, b.? - d.1916)
Collection relating to the service of 340 Lance Corporal Arthur Hurtle Morphett, 32 Battalion, AIF. Collection consists of biographical details only.
Biographical note: 340 Lance Corporal Arthur Hurtle Morphett, 32 Battalion, AIF, who on 20 July 1916 was killed in action during the Battle of Fromelles. Other biographical details are: Farmer and grazier of Woods Point Estate, Murray Bridge, South Australia; born Adelaide; educated at St. Peter's Collegiate School and at Roseworthy Agricultural College; became a manager of a diary farm at Warrnambool, Victoria and later manager and part owner of Woods Point, SA; enlisted in the AIF on 23 June 1915; age at time of death, 38. Son of John Cummins Morphett and Mary Frances Morphett, of Cummins, Glenelg, South Australia.