Alvin fought in the Ardennes, Rhineland and Central European Battles. He was awarded the Good Conduct Medal, the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon, Three (3) Bronze Stars and Two (2) Overseas Service Bars. He left for the ETO on 20 Sep 44 and arrived on 1 Oct 44.
Son of Ramal Ernest Wright and Leona Wanda Reising. Married Delma Louise Bingham in 1942. Two daughters, Judith Erma and Janet Marie.