Wright Adams, born abt 1843 Robeson Co, NC, was the son of Elijah Adams and Mary Lewis was about 18 when he enlisted with Capt. H. Clay Armstrong,at Butler Springs, Ala (Madison Co) on Aug 2, 1861.
He was in Co F, 18th Reg't, Alabama Volunteers - CSA and was captured at the Battle of Shiloh (Apr 6 & 7, 1862).
As a POW he was sent to Camp Douglas in Chicago, Ill. where he died of pneumonia on Jun 1, 1862. While the documents list him, the Memorial of Confederate dead at Camp Douglas does not have him listed.