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9055   Private George Wright
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 2nd Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 16/05/1915 (Killed in Action)
Age: 28
Summary      
George Wright was born in Aughnacloy about 1887. George Wright enlisted in Belfast. Private George Wright was serving with B Company of the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on 16th May 1915. He was 28 years old. Private George Wright has no known grave and is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial.
Further Information
George Wright was born in Aughnacloy about 1887.
George Wright enlisted in Belfast.
Private George Wright was serving with B Company of the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on 16th May 1915. He was 28 years old.
Last Will and Testament of George Wright:
In the event of my death, I give the whole of my property and effects to my wife Isabella Wright. Signed 9056 Private G Wright. A Company. 2nd Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. On active Service.
Private George Wright has no known grave and is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial.
The CWGC record Private Wright as the husband of Isabella Rhodes (formerly Wright), of 11, Brick Row, Framwellgate Moor, Durham.
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Relevant Dungannon Area Locations
No Location Region Location Notes Longtitude Latitude
1 Aughnacloy Aughnacloy Born in Aughnacloy 54.414635 -6.975217
References and Links
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1 National Archives of Ireland Last Will and Testament of George Wright
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2018