We remember John Dalgleish Wright

We remember John Dalgleish Wright

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling Rosa Annie Wright Source:4899643 2nd February 1885
1887
sibling David Wright Source:4899643 1st March 1887
1888
sibling Thomas Winfred Wright Source:4899643 27th October 1888
1891
sibling James Wright Source:4899643 10th February 1891
1893
birth Denny, Stirlingshire United Kingdom Source:4899643 19th January 1893
1894
sibling Mary Ann Crossley Wright Source:4899643 2nd October 1894
1894
sibling Alice Wright Source:4899643 2nd October 1894
1914
enlistment Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:4899643 1st October 1914
1914
service British Army Private S/5997 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 12th (Service) Battalion Source:4899643 1st October 1914 - 11th May 1917
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4899643 9th July 1915 - 29th August 1915
1915
hospitalisation Hernia operation Hospital/Institution Source:4899643 30th August 1915 - 12th October 1915
1916
theatres Balkans :2 Source:4899643 2nd January 1916 - 11th May 1917
1917
dates Age 24 Source:4899643 11th May 1917
service British Army Private S/5997 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Source:4899643
marriage Not Married Source:4899643
1917
death Died of wounds Salonika Greece Source:4899643 11th May 1917
burial Sarigol Military Cemetery, Kriston. Greece Source:4899643

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Dalgleish
Initials JD
Last Name Wright
Source 4899643
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Wright
Source 4899643
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S/5997 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Private
British Army S/5997 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 12th (Service) Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Kearsey mother
Thomas Wright father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rosa Annie Wright sister 2nd February 1885
David Wright brother 1st March 1887
Thomas Winfred Wright brother 27th October 1888
James Wright brother 10th February 1891
Mary Ann Crossley Wright sister 2nd October 1894
Alice Wright sister 2nd October 1894
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Not Married wife
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-10-21 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1893-01-19 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Official Records

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Multimedia

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Private John Wright A&SH S/5997 Christine10151
Pvt John D Wright S/5997 A&SH Christine10151
Attestation Form Private John D Wright A&SH S/5997 Christine10151
Description on Enlistment Pte John Wright S/5997 Christine10151
Copy of Scroll for Pvt John D Wright S/5997 A&SH Christine10151
Pvt John D Wright S/5997 A&SH (Standing) Christine10151
Denny and Dunipace War Memorial Christine10151
Copy Death Certificate obtained from the GRO Christine10151
Pte John D Wright's Final Resting Place Christine10151

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