#OnThisDay 1951 PFC William Francis Murphy, from Cork died while in a POW camp during the Korean War. Serving with the 2nd Infantry Division, Murphy had been taken prisoner during fighting in South Korea on February 12, 1951. His remains were never recovered.
PFC William Francis Murphy KIA Korea 1951
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Hi, I'm David, I'm from Ireland. I am an avid fan of history. I have my B.A. in History, my M.A. in Military History and Strategic Studies,a Post Qualification Diploma in History and I've been teaching History for five years now. I wanted to create a podcast that examines, in great detail, major Irish battles and battles allover the world in various wars that Irish people played a significant part in. Hope you enjoy. View all posts by theirishatwar