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John Wilfred Clarence WRIGHT

Regimental number1982
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationOrchardist
AddressAnderson's Creek Road, Ringwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Stanton Robert Wright, Heatherdale Road, Ringwood, Victoria
Enlistment date5 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death6 June 1965

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