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Charles Edwin Wright

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Edwin AWMM
  • Surname
    Wright AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    7387 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Wesleyan AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 May 1876 AWMM ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
    Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 26 February 1902 AWMM Crofton, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Charles Wright (father), 14 Devonport Lane, St Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 19 March 1902 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    South Africa 26 February 1902 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    Blacksmith/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 5 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      10 stone 5 pounds AWMM
    • Chest expansion, Unknown Period AWMM
      37 1/2 inches AWMM
    • Died from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMM
      Old age AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    South Africa 26 August 1902 AWMM
    Completion of Service AWMM
    Farrier/Military AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Middle name is recorded as Edwin in family and cemetery records, as Edward on the Nominal Rolls and Rough Riders at War. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 October 1968 AWMM
    Age 92 AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Sydenham Cemetery, end of Simeon Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Block 18A Plot 57 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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