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John Henry Dodds WRIGHT

Regimental number1760
Place of birthSouth Shields, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWharf labourer
AddressPort Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinNi, Mrs Jane Guthrie, (address unknown)
Enlistment date18 February 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/65/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name John Henry
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialHarlebeke New British Cemetery (Plot XI, Row D, Grave No. 6), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Henry and Jane WRIGHT
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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