Richard Morgan Wright, Jr.

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Richard Morgan Wright, Jr.

Captain, U.S. Marine Corps (Naval Aviator), 1969-1978
- Combat tour: Hoi An, Vietnam '71-'72 (Air Liaison Officer, 2nd Brigade,    Republic of Korea Marines)
- Flight Instructor, HT-18 Squadron, U.S. Navy Flight School, Pensacola, FL

Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Coast Guard (Coast Guard Aviator) 1978-1994
- Search and Rescue Pilot (New Orleans, LA, Sitka, AK, 202 Squadron,    Royal Air Force, Scotland, UK)
- Operations Officer, Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, MI
- Chief, Aviation Life Support Branch and Program Manager, Helicopter    Rescue Swimmer Program, USCG Headquarters, Washington, DC

Director of Safety and Flight Operations, Helicopter Association International, 1996-2006

Society Memberships

Society Name Highest Office
Order of the Founders and Patriots of America Deputy Governor General
The Aztec Club of 1847 President (former)
Baronial Order of the Magna Charta Surety
The National Huguenot Society First Vice President, Virginia Society
The Winthrop Society Archivist (former)
Sons of the American Revolution Vice President (former), Northern Michigan Chapter
The National Gavel Society
Society of the Cincinnati (Massachusetts)
Order of the Merovingian Dynasty
Order of the Crown of Charlemagne in the United States of America
Order of Three Crusades, 1096 - 1192
Order of the Norman Conquest
National Guild of Saint Margaret of Scotland
Order of Descendants of Justiciars
Order of Americans of Armorial Ancestry
National Society of Saints and Sinners
Society of Descendants of Lady Godiva
Society of Mayflower Descendants
Society of Colonial Wars (New Jersey)
Hereditary Order of Descendants of Colonial Governors
General Society Sons of the Revolution
The Hereditary Order of Descendants of Loyalists and Patriots
General Society of the War of 1812
Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States
National Order of the Blue and Gray
Military Order of the Stars and Bars
Order of Indian Wars of the United States
Society of the Descendants of Colonial Clergy
Order of Descendants of Colonial Physicians and Chiurgiens
Order of the Founders of North America 1492 - 1692
Descendants of Sheriffs & Constables of
Flagon and Trencher
Order of the First World War

Other Notes

Awarded a Grant of Arms by the College of Arms, London, England- 2012
Induction into the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels - 2014

Membership in the following non-Hereditary societies and organizations:
* Ancient Free & Accepted Masons-Master Mason - Henry Lodge No, 57
* Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite - 32nd Degree Scottish Rite -    Alexandria Valley Temple
* Royal Arch Mason-Fauquier Chapter No. 25
* The Heraldry Society, London
* The Ancient Order of the Pterodactyl (The Association of Coast Guard    Aviation)
* 202 Squadron Association-Royal Air Force
* Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association
* Combat Helicopter Pilots Association
* U.S, Naval Academy Alumni Association
* Military Order of the Carabao
* Military Order of Foreign Wars
* Veterans of Foreign Wars
* "Edward Wright of Sudbury, Massachusetts"
* "Allied Families of Edward Wright"
* "William Burgess of Concord, Massachusetts and Allied Families"
* "The Morgan Family of Greenbrier County, West Virginia"
* "The Holcomb Family of Virginia"
* "The Camden Family of Virginia"

Chivalric Orders

Listed In (Publications)
* "U.S. Coast Guard Aviation, 1916 - 1996"
* "So Others May Live - Coast Guard Helicopter Rescue Swimmers"

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