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Merlin Turner Wright

Graduating Class of 1943
Served in World War II
Attached photograph of Second Lieutenant Wright

Second Lieutenant
Merlin Turner Wright

Company A
81st Infantry Division
317th Infantry Regiment


Waukesha, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death


Date of Death

Location of Burial

Vernon Reformed Presbyterian Cemetery, Big Bend, WI

More About Second Lieutenant Wright

During his time at the university, Second Lieutenant Wright studied Agricultural Journalism and served a term as the President of the 4H Club. He was also active in Saddle and Sirloin, Blue Shield, the Wisconsin Country Magazine, and was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho.