James M. Wright

Korean War
Service #14326187
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathOctober 5 1950
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private Wright was awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Private Wright was a messenger from the 1st Platoon, Company A, 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was killed during a training accident near Yoju, South Korea on October 5, 1950.