WRIGHT, ROBERT - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company G, 14th U.S. Infantry. Place and date: At Chapel House, Farm, Va., 1 October 1864.

Entered service at:   Woodstock, Conn.

Birth:   Ireland.

Date of issue:   25 November 1869.

Citation:   Gallantry in action.

This data was extracted from the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. Senate, Medal of Honor Recipients: 1863-1973 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1973)