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Thomas Shields WRIGHT

Regimental number802
Place of birthInvercargill, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationHorse breaker
AddressPentland, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, D Wright, Pentland, Queensland
Enlistment date17 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 December 1914
Place of enlistmentTownsville, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A53 Itria on 9 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Squadron Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3032A Corporal Dugald John WRIGHT, 49th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 July 1919.

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