Lt Victor Bickersteth Murray Takes Own Life in Cork 1921

#OnThisDay 1921 Lt Victor Bickersteth Murray from Newcastle, shot himself in the chest & died while stationed on Spike Island, Cork with the Cameron Highlanders. A note on Murray, 24 & a veteran of the Great War, read he was ‘Temporarily of an unsound mind’.


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