Mate William George Wright

Mercantile Marine

Died: Thursday 6 May 1915 (aged 48)

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Record:
WRIGHT, WILLIAM GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of William and Esther Wright; husband of Emma Wright (nee Purvis), of 55, Victor St., Grimsby. Born at Gravesend.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Wright, William George
Memorial:
The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Wright, William G
Memorial:
St Stephens - WW1 (WMR 11616)
Location:
Paddington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Wright, W G
Memorial:
Framlingham College (WW1) (WMR 5366)
Location:
Framlingham, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Wright, W G
Memorial:
St Cuthberts Church Lychgate WW1 And WW2 (WMR 41948)
Location:
Durham, Durham
Name recorded:
Wright, W G
Memorial:
All Saints Parish (WMR 797)
Location:
Upper Norwood, Greater London
Name recorded:
Wright, W G
Memorial:
Chadwick End - WW1 (WMR 17550)
Location:
Knowle, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Wright, W G
Memorial:
Ifield And Crawley Memorial Gardens (WMR 16601)
Location:
Crawley, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Wright, W G
Memorial:
Cottingham Church (WMR 35103)
Location:
Cottingham, Humberside
Name recorded:
Wright, W G
Memorial:
Isle of Wight Rifles (Newport) (WMR 40740)
Location:
Newport, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Wright, W G
Memorial:
Isle of Wight Rifles (Carisbrooke) (WMR 93384)
Location:
Carisbrooke, Isle Of Wight

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Name:
Private Wright
Context:
Date:
1 May 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Division Ammunition Park (56 Company A.S.C.) (page 681)
Name:
Lieutenant J Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
9 May 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Field Ambulance (page 99)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J Wright
Context:
Wounded
Date:
9 May 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Field Ambulance (page 99)