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Nottingham
He was the son of Thomas and Kate Wright. In 1911 they lived at 69 City Road Old Lenton Nottingham.
In 1911 he was an apprentice butcher.
16 Sep 1917
20
563395 - CWGC Website
55735
Private
2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Harold Wright, 2nd Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment, was killed in action on 16th September 1917. He is buried in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Loos.II D 8
In memoriam published 16th September 1918 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- WRIGHT. – In loving memory of Pte. Harold Wright, killed in action September 16th, 1917, aged 20, Sherwood Foresters, 37 Gregory-street. He sacrificed his life for cause of freedom. What would we give to clasp his hand and bid him welcome home; loved by all. – From his sorrowing mother, father, aunt Ada.” Above in memoriam is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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