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  • H Wright 
Royal Marine Light Infantry 
Courtesy of the Worksop Borough Roll of Honour
Person Details
27 Mar 1897
New Brighton, Cheshire
Henry Wright was the eldest son of Alfred and Elizabeth Wright (née Kearsley) born in 1897 in New Brighton, Cheshire. Fred Wright was born in 1901, followed by Albert in 1906. The family lived with Albert's parents after getting married in Bosley, Cheshire but by 1911 had moved to The Cottage, Grange Lane, Didsbury, Manchester.
15 Nov 1916
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73810 - CWGC Website
CH/9331
Private
Royal Marine Light Infantry
Service record:- Draft for MEF 29/6/15, joined Chatham Bn. 17/7/15-15/11/16 DD. B' Company - Died of wounds in 4th Casualty Clearing Station Varennes - Buried at Varennes Military cemetery, Somme, France grave reference I E 76.
Research by Colin Dannatt
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  • H Wright 
Royal Marine Light Infantry 
Courtesy of the Worksop Borough Roll of Honour
    H Wright - H Wright Royal Marine Light Infantry Courtesy of the Worksop Borough Roll of Honour