Recipient Name:  William Wright
, Recipient Age:  87
, Branch of Military:  Navy
, Dates Served:  1944-1946
, Military Rank:  MMOM 3rd Class
, Highlights of Military Service:  Served on the LCI 1095.  Was at Iwo Jima.  One time during a hurricane, our ship had put the anchor down but the wind was moving the ship close to an island.  My buddy & I got down in a little boat to try to get the anchor up but was unable to move it so we cut the line.  The waves were going over our little boat.