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John WRIGHT

Regimental number2319
Place of birthSconnie Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Wright, 154 Grundy Street, Poplar, London, England
Enlistment date23 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (France)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
Date: 8 November 1917

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