Memorial: M496

Memorial in St Andrew’s Cathedral, Singapore commemorating Commander P. J. Murray, RN, d. 1881 at Malacca.

Location

St Andrew's Cathedral, Singapore, Rest of the World

Transcript

'To the memory / of / Commander P J MURRAY, RN / British Resident in / Sungei Ujong from 1874 to 1881 / who died at Malacca / on the 12th April 1881 / Tablet was here placed by his friends'

Details

Type: Plaque

People

Murray, Patrick James
Age: Unknown
Date of Death: 12/4/1881
Cause of Death: Sunstroke
Rank / Occupation: Commander RN
Organisation: Royal Navy

Extra

Notes: Captain P. J. Murray, RN was British Resident of Sungei Ujong [Seremban, Malaysia] between 1874 - 1881.

Bibliography: Alan Harfield 'Early Cemeteries in Singapore' (Putney 1988) p. 341.