Roll of Honour Raymond Elias Murphy

Service number PM3626
Rank Able Seaman
Unit HMS Sultan
Service Royal Australian Navy
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 28 July 1945
Place of Death Palembang, Sumatra, Netherlands East Indies
Cause of Death Illness (Prisoner of war)
Cemetery or Memorial Details Jakarta War Cemetery, Jakarta, Indonesia
Source AWM146 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Royal Australian Navy

Location on the Roll of Honour

Raymond Elias Murphy's name is located at panel 9A in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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Roll of Honour name projection

Raymond Elias Murphy's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Mon 31 January 2022 at 1:19am

These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.