John F. Murray

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Sergeant John F. Murray
Life dates
30 Aug 1882 -
Unit or location Role Posted from until
Berriedale Patrol Patrol Leader Unknown 03 Dec 1944
National ID
SXBX 9/1

Head gardener

Langwell Gardens, Berriedale, Caithness
Other information

Sergeant John Murray was the head gardener at Langwell House and he destroyed the OB after the war. He also enjoyed setting booby traps in the garden, and wore the stand down badge in his lapel.
Murray was awared the Commander's in Chief Certificate for Meritorious Service on 15 Jun 1942.


TNA ref WO199/3388
Hancock data held at B.R.A
IWM ref 13450 – 201 Battalion News July 1944
David Blair