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William Christopher WRIGHT

Regimental number2009
Place of birthGongolong New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrewarrina, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, John Thomas Wright, Gongolgon, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2009A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 7 June 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2010 Pte Charles Victor WRIGHT, 3rd Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 5 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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