Deck Hand Francis Joseph Wright

Royal Naval Reserve, HM Drifter Forward III

Died: Saturday 31 March 1917 (aged 38)

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Record:
WRIGHT, FRANCIS JOSEPH
Additional information:
Son of William Edward and Phoebe Wright, of 90, Longley Rd., Tooting, London; husband of Susannah Wright, of 3, Oakes Yard, Albert St., Goole.
Cemetery:
CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
26.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Wright
Context:
other
Date:
2 Apr 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 78)
Name:
Captain A Wright
Context:
other
Date:
27 Mar 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 500)
Name:
Captain A Wright
Context:
commander
Date:
27 Mar 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 500)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W P Wright
Context:
other
Date:
31 Mar 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 181)
Name:
Captain E L Wright
Context:
author
Date:
31 Mar 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 371)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel W G Wright
Context:
author
Date:
31 Mar 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 21 Field Ambulance (page 139)
Name:
Second Lieutenant D W Wright
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
3 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 191)
Name:
Captain A Wright
Context:
other
Date:
4 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 508)