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Murphy, Jasper Charles
MURPHY, JASPER CHARLES (Colored) - - Private
Son of Isaac and Amanda A. Murphy; born September 12,
1890, Desoto, Mo. Moved to Connersville, Ind. in 1915.
Foundry worker. Entered service in August, 1918, Conners-
ville, Ind. Sent to Camp Funston, Kans. ; assigned to Company
G, 809th Pioneer Infantry. Died of influenza on board steamer
President Grant, October 4, 1918, enroute for France. Buried
Gold Star Honor Roll, A Record of the Indiana Men and Women who died in the service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918, published by the Indiana Historical Commission, 1921