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William WRIGHT

Regimental number2178
Place of birthDerby, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPolice constable
AddressPolice Station, Roma, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bessie Wright, 223 Wellington Street, East Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Place of enlistmentMiles, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 133
Date: 21 August 1917

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