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Henry (Harry) Marshall Wright (Service no. 6/2016) was a First World War soldier and former employee of Christchurch City Council.

Harry Marshall Wright

First name: Henry Marshall (Harry)
Last name: Wright
Date of Birth: 19 August 1891
Date of Death: 7 August 1915
Place of Death: Gallipoli, Turkey
Memorial or Cemetery: Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey
Age at death:  24
Occupation before enlisting: Clerk, Treasury Department, Christchurch City Council
Regiment or Service: Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Country: New Zealand
Parents or Next of Kin: Son of Sidney Robert Wright, of Hororata, Canterbury, and Jessie Susan Wright
Service Number: 6/2016
Rank last held: Lieutenant,Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Embarkation: 17 April 1915
Place of Embarkation: Wellington
Transport: Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo
Cause of Death: Killed in Action

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Harry is remembered on the Christchurch City Council Roll of Honour.

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Henry Marshall Wright


First Names:Henry (Harry) Marshall
Last Name:Wright
Place of Birth:Ohoka, Canterbury, New Zealand