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Frederick Charles Wentworth WRIGHT

Regimental number208
Place of birthBanana, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressAboomala, Guyra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 8"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinMrs F W Wright, Aboomala, Guyra, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the Cadets.
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 13 March 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Frederick Charles Second entry both matched
Discharge date6 June 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Ulimaroa', 13 March 1919; appointment terminated (discharged)(medically unfit), Sydney, 6 June 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WRIGHT Frederick Charles Wentworth

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