Martin Laverne Wright

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Luling, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

ENLISTED ON 25 NOVEMBER 1940 AT LULING, TEXAS. SERVED AS A TECHNICAL SERGEANT WITH THE COMPANY I, 141ST INFANTRY REGIMENT, 36TH INFANTRY DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST THE ENEMY ON 22 JANUARY 1944 IN THE VICINITY OF THE RAPIDO RIVER, ITALY. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR HIS GALLANTRY IN ACTION.