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Erwin Heckman Wright

Private First Class, Army

Born: October 21, 1914
Hometown: Brunswick County
Entered: May 7, 1941
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: June 6, 1944
Died In: Normandy, France

Private First Class Wright served with Company A, 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division.

Before the war, he was employed by the Virginia Highway Department.

He is buried in the Jones-Wright Family Cemetery, Brunswick County, Virginia.

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