William Henry Wright

10 Mar 1911 - 12 Feb 1951

Change Your Language

close

You can change the language of the BillionGraves website by changing the default language of your browser.

Learn More
English
Register

William Henry Wright

10 Mar 1911 - 12 Feb 1951
edit Edit Record
photo Add Images
group_add Add Family
description Add a memory

The burial record of William Henry Wright. Cemetery: Beverly National Cemetery, Location: Beverly, Burlington, New Jersey, United States. Birth: 10 Mar 1911, Death: 12 Feb 1951.

Life Information

William Henry Wright

Born:
Died:

Beverly National Cemetery

916 Bridgeboro Rd
Beverly, Burlington, New Jersey
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: BEVERLY NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION S SITE 462
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/beverly.asp
Address: 916 BRIDGEBORO ROAD BRIDGEBORO ROAD BEVERLY, NJ 08010
Phone: (215) 504-5610
VA ID: 3597056

Military Service

CORPORAL
US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

Nearby Graves

See more nearby graves
Upgrade to BG+

Military Service

edit

Transcription

CPL - US ARMY - WORLD WAR II

Rank

CORPORAL

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION S SITE 462

Life timeline of William Henry Wright

1911
William Henry Wright was born on 10 Mar 1911
William Henry Wright was 17 years old when Walt Disney character Mickey Mouse premieres in his first cartoon, "Plane Crazy". Walter Elias Disney was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. As a film producer, Disney holds the record for most Academy Awards earned by an individual, having won 22 Oscars from 59 nominations. He was presented with two Golden Globe Special Achievement Awards and an Emmy Award, among other honors. Several of his films are included in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress.
William Henry Wright was 20 years old when Great Depression: In a State of the Union message, U.S. President Herbert Hoover proposes a $150 million (equivalent to $2,197,000,000 in 2017) public works program to help generate jobs and stimulate the economy. The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations; in most countries it started in 1929 and lasted until the late-1930s. It was the longest, deepest, and most widespread depression of the 20th century. In the 21st century, the Great Depression is commonly used as an example of how far the world's economy can decline.
William Henry Wright was 34 years old when World War II: German forces in the west agree to an unconditional surrender. The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. The definitive text was signed in Karlshorst, Berlin, on the night of 8 May 1945 by representatives of the three armed services of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) and the Allied Expeditionary Force together with the Supreme High Command of the Red Army, with further French and US representatives signing as witnesses. The signing took place 9 May 1945 at 00:16 local time.
William Henry Wright died on 12 Feb 1951 at the age of 39

Loading