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Regimental number2426
Place of birthEssex, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
Address11 Victoria Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, David Wright, C/o Mr Coolart, Balnarring, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 August 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 December 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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