Wright, James M., S/Sgt

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
745-Rifleman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 745, 45th Infantry Division
Service Years
1943 - 1944

Staff Sergeant



Two Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

315 kb

Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1925
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Kanawha County
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Dec 12, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
France
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Grafton National Cemetery - Grafton, West Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
World War II Fallen
  1944, World War II Fallen [Verified]

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 157th Infantry Regiment45th Infantry Division
  1943-1944, 745, HHC, 1st Battalion, 157th Infantry Regiment
  1943-1944, 745, 45th Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1944 World War II
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Anzio Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Rome-Arno Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Southern France Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
STAFF SERGEANT JAMES M. WRIGHT SON OF James Edwin Wright and Edith Eva Wright OF KANAWAHA COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA WAS KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE ON 12 DECEMBER 1944. S/SGT WRIGHT SERVED WITH THE 157TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, 45TH INFANTRY DIVISION. HE WAS LAID TO REST AT THE GRAFTON NATIONAL CEMETERY IN GRAFTON, WEST VIRGINIA.
   
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