Skipper Robert Edward Wright

Mercantile Marine

Died: Tuesday 2 October 1917 (aged 42)

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Record:
WRIGHT, ROBERT EDWARD
Additional information:
Husband of Augusta Wright, of 22, Carlton Rd., South Lowestoft.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Wright, R E
Memorial:
Excelsior Club - WW1 (WMR 24067)
Location:
Dunston, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wright, R E
Memorial:
St Anselms School (lost) (WMR 10924)
Location:
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Name:
Captain Wright
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
27 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 6 Field Ambulance. (page 316)
Name:
Sergeant Wright
Context:
departed_training
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 220 Machine Gun Company (page 715)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
3 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) (page 257)
Name:
Company Sergeant Major Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
5 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 220 Machine Gun Company (page 722)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wright
Context:
other
Date:
7 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 127)
Name:
Second Lieutenant E M Wright
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 20 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 319)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel W G Wright
Context:
author
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 21 Field Ambulance (page 160)
Name:
Captain A Wright
Context:
joined
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Border Regiment (page 355)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel J T Wright
Context:
commander
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 1 Field Ambulance. (page 380)