In memory of


Raynor Wright MM

who died on 11 Oct 1918

Service details
  Service Army
  Unit 28th Battalion, Saskatchewan Regiment
  Rank Private
  Service number 542242
  Date of death 19181011
  Cause of death killed in action
  Decorations Military Medal
Narrative history
  542242 Private (28th Battalion, Saskatchewan Regiment) Raynor Wright MM (b.1886) of Marieton was KIA 19181011 at Iwuy and is buried at Niagara cemetery, Iwuy northeast of Cambrai, Nord, France. He was the son of Joseph Henry and Ellen Wright who came from Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, to homestead NE26-22-23-W2 southwest of Bulyea. Raynor was a steam engineer when he enlisted at Regina late in 1916, leaving a fiancee Daisy Hett at Marieton.

Military Medal awarded 19190211:
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 220 - McKillop
  Cemetery or memorial location Niagara cemetery, Iwuy, Nord, France    

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  Honour roll location(s) Strasbourg
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Personal information
  Date of birth 18860604
  Place of birth Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19161116
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Marieton    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation engineer
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