Mar 20, 2014
"Shannon Wright" was the banner for many years over the archway into Vinh Long, the U.S. Army base in South Viet Nam. The families of the fallen heroes finally met as the four adult children of Sp5 Wyley Wright and Ouida F.
Mar 07, 2014
Sp5 Wyley Wright Jr. who died in 1964 as Honor Guard for Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery after being buried in a segregated Cemetery for 50 years. His widow, Ouida Wright will be buried with him.
Mar 06, 2014
Viet Nam Hero Sp5 Wyley Wright who served as Honor Guard for Secretary of Defense McNamara exhumed from a deteriorating segregated cemetery & his widow to be honored by Delta Air Lines "Fallen Soldier Program" en route to Arlington National Cemetery.
Mar 03, 2014
Ouida F. Wright, widow of Sp5 Wyley Wright Jr., who died as an honor guard for Sec. of Defense Robert S. Namara on March 9, 1964, will be exhumed on Tuesday, March 4th in preparation of being moved to Arlington along with Wright.
Mar 02, 2014
Viet Nam War Hero Sp5 Wyley Wright killed as Honor Guard for Secretary of Defense McNamara will be exhumed March 3, 2014 from a segregated cemetery in north Jacksonville that has fallen into disrepair. Wright will be reburied at Arlington, March 10.
Feb 27, 2014
The Viet Nam War robbed Antioch, CA's Phyllis Cameron of ever being held by her father Sp5 Wyley Wright Jr. As the legacy of her parents is being affirmed at an Arlington reburial, life comes full circle as she & her husband plan for a senior home.
Feb 22, 2014
"Love Separated In Life…Love Reunited in Honor" at Arlington National Cemetery 3:00 p.m. March 10, 2014 will be a tribute to Sp5 Wyley Wright, who died March 9, 1964 as an honor guard for Secretary of Defense Robert S.
Feb 20, 2014
Just months after experiencing the near death of his daughter in a DUI caused accident, Stanley Wright with his wife Viola Barnes Wright are so pleased that 19 year old Alliyah will be able to join the family as it reburies Sp5 Wyley & Ouida Wright.
Feb 17, 2014
Fifty years almost to the day, Sp5 Wyley Wright Jr. will be honored at Arlington National Cemetery after being in a segregated cemetery in Jacksonville, Fl. The children, who were 10, 8, 5, years and six month old in 1964 will honor him 3/10/2014.
Feb 14, 2014
The children of a decorated Viet Nam War Hero Sp5 Wyley Wright Jr., who died in 1964 on his last mission as honor guard for Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, will move his grave from a segregated cemetery to Arlington National Cemetery.