Fireman and Trimmer Matthew Dent Wright

Mercantile Marine

Died: Thursday 21 February 1918 (aged 26)

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Record:
WRIGHT, MATTHEW DENT
Additional information:
Son of Edward and Sarah Jane Wright, of 13, Beresford St., Dunston-on-Tyne, Co. Durham.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Captain Wright
Context:
other
Date:
16 Feb 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment (page 335)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
19 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 216)
Name:
Lieutenant W Wright
Context:
returned_training
Date:
21 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: `E' Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 190)
Name:
Private G Wright
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 257)
Name:
Private H C Wright
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 256)
Name:
Private J A Wright
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 260)
Name:
Private J Wright
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 260)