We remember William Wright

We remember William Wright

Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth United Kingdom Source:6632771 1885
1902
employment Porter CLC Railway - Lord St Southport Southport United Kingdom Source:6632743 1902 - 1915
1904
dates Age 20 Source:6632771 26th March 1904
1904
marriage Maud Ethel Wright Nee Leyland Source:6632771 26th March 1904 - 31st July 1917
1905
children Annie Wright Source:6632771 1905
1907
children Francis Wright Source:6632771 1907
1911
children Gladys Wright Source:6632771 1st August 1911
1915
children Ethel Wright Source:6632771 1915
1916
enlistment Southport United Kingdom Source:6632743 1916
1916
service British Army Private 42762 Kings Liverpool Regiment 17th BN ( 1st City PALS) Source:6632743 18th October 1916
1917
dates Age 32 Source:6632771 31st July 1917
service British Army Private 42762 Liverpool Regiment Source:4904868
service British Army Private 42762 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) Source:7463537
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6632743
location 103 Canning Road Southport United Kingdom Source:6632743
location 160 Norwood Road Southport United Kingdom Source:6632743
1917
death Killed in Action Died in a Battle at Pilkelm Ridge France Pilkelm Ridge Belgium Source:7463537 Source:6632743 31st July 1917
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7463537

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Wright
Source 4904868
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
103 Canning Road Southport United Kingdom
160 Norwood Road Southport United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 42762 Liverpool Regiment Private
British Army 42762 Kings Liverpool Regiment 17th BN ( 1st City PALS) Private
British Army 42762 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Wright daughter 1905
Francis Wright daughter 1907
Gladys Wright daughter 1st August 1911
Ethel Wright daughter 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Lloyd Nee Wright mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maud Ethel Wright Nee Leyland wife 26th March 1904
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Multimedia

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Southport War Memorial Erica37608
William Wright War Medals Erica37608
copy of Williams death cert Erica37608
this is the letter that accompanyed the medals. Erica37608
Great Grandad William Wright's marriage cert Erica37608
Widows Penny Erica37608
Newspaper clipping from Southport Visiter' 1917 Erica37608
War memorial Arras panel Erica37608
CWGC memorial certificate Erica37608
The family William sadly left behind Erica37608

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