Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Wright
Initials:   C.J.F.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  864687
Notes:   CMP. POW. Hong Kong Company. He was born and resided in London NW and formerly served in the Middlesex Regiment. No inscription on gravestone. Captured 25/11/1941 in Hong Kong. 25/12/1941 casualty lists 706 to 721, Hong Kong, Missing. 15/9/1942 died as a POW from enteritis, diphtheria and myocarditis. Info from Japanese POW index card: Charles Wright, 8/10/1919 born London, address: Mr F Wright, new Cottage Farm, The Ridgeway, Enfield, London, died chronic enteritis. Charles John Frederick Wright.

POW Details:
Camp: Stanley     HONG KONG
Notes:
Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 15th September 1942
Company: Hong Kong Command
Cemetery: STANLEY MILITARY CEMETERY   HONG KONG
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