THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
WRIGG, Harry Charles William
Bay of Plenty Cavalry Volunteers

CITATION
New Zealand Cross
Harry Charles William WRIGG (1842-1924) was born in Ireland. Emigrated to New Zealand in 1863. Wrigg earned the New Zealand Cross for gallantry in June 1867 at Opotiki, as a member of the Bay of Plenty Cavalry Volunteers. He was a Civil Engineer and Artist, later chief draughtsman in Auckland, and to the Public Works Department.

AWARDS
New Zealand Cross
New Zealand Maori Wars Medal

NOTES
Born 1842 Ireland
Died 1924 Auckland, New Zealand