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John William WRIGHT

Regimental number6892
Place of birthManchester, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWood machinist
AddressIpswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFather, Edward Wright, Darling Street, Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date6 February 1917
Place of enlistmentIpswich, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
FateKilled in Action 10 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 12), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Helena WRIGHT
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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