Name:- Wright, John Howe
Age :- 21
Regiment / ship:- “B” Coy. 8th Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Date of death:- 13th November 1917
Cemetery / Memorial:- Adinkerke Military Cemetery, De Panne, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Area of cemetery / memorial :- E.4.
Son of William and Elizabeth Wright, 13 Greenend Terrace, Liberton, Edinburgh. In the 1881 census Elizabeth Wright nee Howe was living with her parents, Jane and John Howe at Spittlefield, Perthshire. John Howe Wright's grandfather was a general labourer, and Jane was a dressmaker. He was born at Caputh, and Jane and her mother Jane were both born at Auchtergaven.
His grandparents … Spittlefield
John Howe, head, 66, forester, b. Caputh, Perthshire
Jane Howe, wife, 68, b. Auchtergaven, Perthshire
In Caputh Cemetery
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