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Claude Ennis WRIGHT

Regimental number2736
Place of birthPerth Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressSidmouth, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, George Wright, Sidmouth, Tasmania
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Makarini on 10 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot VI, Row D, Grave No. 3), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
156
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Ellen Jane WRIGHT
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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