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Frederick Charles WRIGHT

Regimental number473
Place of birthArarat Victoria
Addressc/o Thomas Wright, ex-Postmaster, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Thomas Wright, ex-Postmaster, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date29 May 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Air Mechanic
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Malwa on 25 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateAccidentally killed (shot) 29 August 1917
Place of burialDeir El Belah War Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 235), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas Joseph and Clara Victoria WRIGHT

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