CEF Soldier Detail

Lance Corporal Thomas William Wright
Died: November 9, 1918

Regimental Number:
845567
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Railway Troops
Battalion:
11th Railway Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Guernsey
Next of Kin:
Margaret Wright - wife 128 Penrose St. Sarnia Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
128 Penrose St. Sarnia Ontario
Date of Birth:
April 15, 1881
Trade or Calling:
grocer
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Date of Enlistment:
February 18, 1916
Age at enlistment:
34
Height:
5 Feet 2 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
November 9, 1918
Age at Death:
37
Buried at:
Grevillers British Cemetery, France
Plot:
XVII. E. 8.
Commemorated:
Sarnia, Ontario
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 10610-29
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lance Corporal Canadian Railway Troops 11th Railway Battalion
Images
Side view of Sarnia Cenotaph on Wellington Street
another side view of Sarnia Cenotaph on Wellington Street
Son of J. A. Wright and his wife, Julia Le Noury, of Mount Durand, Guernsey; husband of Margaret Wright (nee Kershaw), of 240, Bright St., Sarnia, Ontario.