Master ANDREW MCNEILLY WRIGHT

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Rank Master
Forenames ANDREW MCNEILLY
Surname WRIGHT
Initials A M
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 08 March 1945 to Friday, 09 March 1945
Age 43
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number unknown
Force Merchant Navy
Service/Corps/Regiment Merchant Navy
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron SS (Steam Ship) Eskwood (Goole).
Military Honours and Awards Lloyd's War Medal for Bravery at Sea.
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VIII. B. 21.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JAMES WRIGHT, AND OF MARGARET WRIGHT, OF ISLAND-MAGEE, COUNTY ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND.

Additional Information

 

 

Lloyd's List and Gazette, published Friday 26th July 1946,
announcing the award of the Lloyd's War Medal
for Bravery at Sea.

 

 

Lloyd's War Medal for Bravery at Sea awarded to
Captian ANDREW McNEILLY WRIGHT.1

 

 

References
1. Photographs and information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Angie McCutcheon, niece of Captain ANDREW McNEILLY WRIGHT.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph:  
Additional photographs provided by: Angie McCutcheon, niece of Captain ANDREW McNEILLY WRIGHT.
Additional information provided by: Angie McCutcheon, niece of Captain ANDREW McNEILLY WRIGHT.

 

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Gosport Hampshire

Angela McCutcheon nee Wright

rest in Peace Uncle, you earned your bravery Medal with your life. God Bless

On Saturday, July 12, 2014