Woodbury County

Pfc. William H. Wright Jr.

 

 
 

 

MEN IN SERVICE.

Private Darwyn V. Snyder, son of Rodney Snyder, 3606 Stone avenue, and Private William H. Wright Jr., son of W. H. Wright, 3720 Fourth avenue, have entered the armored force replacement center at Fort Knox, Kentucky, for basic training.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, April 19, 1943


IN UNIFORM

Pfc. William H. Wright, jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Wright, 3720 Fourth avenue, was wounded in action in Germany, November 30, and is hospitalized in England, according to word received by his mother.  Pfc. Wright was a student at Morningside college when he enlisted in the army in March, 1943.  He has been overseas in an infantry unit since September, 1944.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, February 16, 1945

Pfc. William H. Wright, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Wright, 3720 Fourth Avenue, was admitted to O’Reilly General Hospital recently for battle injuries suffered in Germany, November 20.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, unknown date of publication