John William WRIGHT

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WRIGHT, John William

Service Number: 6892
Enlisted: 6 February 1917, Ipswich, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 25th Infantry Battalion
Born: Manchester, England, March 1880
Home Town: Ipswich, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Wood machinist
Died: Killed in Action, France, 10 August 1918
Cemetery: Heath Cemetery
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Central Congregational Church Ipswich Pictorial Honour Board, Ipswich Soldier's Memorial Hall Great War, Ipswich Soldier's Memorial Hall Great War
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World War 1 Service

6 Feb 1917: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6892, 25th Infantry Battalion, Ipswich, Queensland
14 Jun 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6892, 25th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
14 Jun 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 6892, 25th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Sydney
10 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6892, 25th Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days"

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Edward and Helena WRIGHT