Wright Edgar Cpl 4465898
Name Wright Edgar
Army number 4465898
Date of birth Born Sunderland in 1911, mother's maiden surname Howliston.
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date as yet. Posted 10th Bn DLI. Served Iceland? Served Normandy. KILLED in ACTION 29/6/1944 with 10th Bn Durham Light Infantry.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Date not yet known.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 29-Jun-44.
Home address Resident of Sunderland. Cpl Wright had married Elizabeth Forrest in Sunderland District in 1934. Buried Grave IV. E. 15. Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery, Tessel.
Source table 10DLI