7th Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers (British Army)
09/11/1915 (Died of Illness)
Charles Murray was the son of Francis and Teresa Murray. Charles was born about 1896 in Mullinbuoy, County Tyrone. The 1901 census records Charles as 5 years old. His father was a farm labourer who was born in Scotland. His mother was born in India. All their children were born in Tyrone. Private Charles Murray was serving with the 7th Battalion of the Royal Dublin Fusiliers when he died of enteric on Tuesday 9th November 1915. He was 19 years old. Charles’ brothers Francis and Patrick also died in World War One.
Chatby is a district on the eastern side of the city of Alexandria, between the main dual carriageway to Aboukir (known as Al Horaya) and the sea. The Cemetery is located centrally within the main Alexandria Cemetery complex, which is bordered by Al Horaya on the south and the electric tramway which is parallel with Sharia Champollion on the north. Visitors can reach the entrance to the cemetery along the road Sharia Anubis, which lies centrally north/south through the cemetery area.