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Septimus John Kirby WRIGHT

Regimental number624
Place of birthDimboola Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway employee
AddressDimboola, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Joseph Wright, Dimboola, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAIF Canteens
FateDied of disease 13 July 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Septimus John
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 64), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Ellen WRIGHT
Other details

War service: Egypt. Died of pneumonia.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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