Name:-    Wright, John Howe

Nationality:- UK

Age :-   21

Rank:-    Private

Number:-   292712

Medal:-

Service:-    Army

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.

Family information:-

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. 

1891 Census

His grandparents Spittlefield

John Howe, head, 66, forester, b. Caputh, Perthshire

Jane Howe, wife, 68, b. Auchtergaven, Perthshire

Extra information:-

In Caputh Cemetery

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