|Place of birth||Pambula, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||86 Norton Street,Ashfield, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs J K Wright, 86 Norton Street, Ashfield, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 3 years in the Citizen Military Forces.|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||20th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/37/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||20th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 16 August 1915.
Admitted to 5th Field Ambulance, Anzac, 17 September 1915 (dysentery); transferred to Malta, 23 September 1915, and admitted to Cottonera Hospital; transferred to England, 27 October 1915, and admitted to 2nd Birmingham War Hospital, Northfield, 1 November 1915 (enteric).
Taken on strength, Monte Video Camp, Weymouth, 22 February 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 10 August 1916; rejoined 20th Bn, in the field, 30 August 1916.
Admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, 18 November 1916 (scabies); discharged to duty, 16 December 1916; rejoined Bn, 18 December 1916.
Hands burned in accident, 12 March 1917, Rye Trench, Le Barque, while in charge of Company Signals; soldier not to blame; admitted to 45th Casualty Clearing Station, 21 March 1917; transferred to Ambulance Train, 25 March 1917, and admitted to 3rd Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 27 March 1917; transferred to No 2 Convalescent Depot, 30 March 1917; discharged to Base Depot, Etaples, 9 April 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 27 April 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 22 October 1917.
Admitted to 6th Australian Field Ambulance, 30 June 1918 (pyrexia, unknown origin); transferred to 47th Casualty Clearing Station, 1 July 1918; to Ambulance Train No 29, 2 July 1918, and admitted to 12th USA General Hospital, Rouen, 3 July 1918 (influenza); transferred to No 2 Convalescent Depot, 5 July 1918; to No 11 Convalescent Depot, 9 July 1918; to Intermediate Base Depot, Havre, 10 September 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 18 September 1918.
On leave to United Kingdom, 24 September 1918.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Weymouth, 5 October 1918, while on leave (valvular disease of the heart); discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 25 January 1919 (debility).
Marched in to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 5 February 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Derbyshire', 2 March 1919; arrived Melbourne, 7 April 1919, to disembark Sydney; discharged, Sydney, 13 December 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WRIGHT Francis Andrew|