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John William WRIGHT

Regimental number3726
Place of birthSouth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressGoldfields Club Hotel, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Agnes O'Neill,Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date20 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Date of death12 July 1947
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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