Henry Murphy (field hockey)

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Olympic medal record
Men's field hockey
Silver medal – second place 1908 London Team

Henry Lawson Murphy (12 December 1882 – 5 January 1942) was an Irish field hockey player. He played for, amongst others, Three Rock Rovers and Ireland. Together with fellow Rovers players, Richard Gregg and Charles Power, he was a member of the Ireland team that won the silver medal at the 1908 London Olympics. Murphy played in both the 3-1 win against Wales on October 29 and in the 8-1 defeat against England in the final on October 31. [1][2] .[3] The Ireland team was part of the Great Britain Olympic team.


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