Private William Wright

Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)

Died: Monday 3 July 1916 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
WRIGHT, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Thomas and Louisa Wright, of 33, City Garden Row, Islington, London.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 5 C and 12 C.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Major W G Wright
Context:
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 21 Field Ambulance (page 103)
Name:
Major W G Wright
Context:
author
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 21 Field Ambulance (page 102)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Wright
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
28 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 1 Field Ambulance. (page 271)
Name:
Lance Corporal Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Irish Regiment (page 14)
Name:
Lieutenant Wright
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 201)
Name:
Lance Corporal Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Irish Regiment (page 15)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wright
Context:
joined
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment (page 262)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C O Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 202)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C O Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 202)