Born: 1895, Ipswich.

Died: 31st December 1918; age: 23; at 31st General Hospital, Cairo.

Date of Entry Therein: 17th November 1915 – France.


Rank: Driver; Service Number: 885370

Regiment: Royal Field Artillery, 270th Brigade.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:

Q. 237.

Cairo War Memorial Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mr W. & Mrs E. Wright of 14, Howard Street, Ipswich.


Soldiers’ Effects to William & Ellen Wright – parents.

William is also remembered on St. John the Baptist church Ipswich WW1 Memorial.


 Royal Field Artillery



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