Sapper James M. Wright

Canadian Railway Troops

Died: Wednesday 30 January 1918 (aged 40)

Connected records

Record:
WRIGHT, JAMES M.
Additional information:
Son of James and Sarah Wright, of Bobcaygeon, Ontario.
Cemetery:
MANCHESTER SOUTHERN CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
S. CE. 112.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Wright, James M
Memorial:
Callander (WMR 13455)
Location:
Callander, Central
Name recorded:
Wright, James M
Memorial:
Men Of Lichfield (WMR 13444)
Location:
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Wright, J M
Memorial:
Markinch Parish Church (WMR 58953)
Location:
Markinch, Fife
Name recorded:
Wright, J M
Memorial:
Stalybridge (WMR 2205)
Location:
Stalybridge, Greater Manchester

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Name:
Private Wright
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
26 Jan 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 130)
Name:
Private G Wright
Context:
award
Date:
31 Jan 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) (page 11)