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Hugh Francis Wright

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  • Service number
    WWI 29708 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Frank Wright AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Portrait, seated on a abench with tin cup in his hand - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, seated on a abench with tin cup in his hand - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Wright AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Frank Wright AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 29708 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1866 AWMM NasebyOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs I.M. Wright (wife), 11 Hart Street, Roslyn, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 29708 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • A prominent rugby player, oarsman and mountaineer, Frank Wright enlisted despite being over military age. He was sent with the 20th Reinforcements to France in 1916, where he saw service until the end of the war. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1938 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      49: 4 AWMM
    • New Zealand Alpine journal AWMM
      New Zealand Alpine Journal, Vol.VIII, No.26, June 1939 AWMM
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