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Stanley Edwin John WRIGHT

Regimental number5678
Place of birthProspect South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressPetersburg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Edwin Wright, Petersburg, South Australia
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Stanley Edwin
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot LVII, Row A, Grave No. 18), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
112
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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