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Philip A. Russell Collection

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Philip A. Russell Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Philip A. Russell
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
NY
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
1st Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
Location of Service
Normandy, France; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Normandy
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Unknown
Service History Note
Veteran's biographical form indicates the following: "3rd squad, 3rd platoon, C Company from Toccoa to wars end. First Scout into Normandy-squad leader-Holland til end of war."

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Electronic file of interview transcript
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Video: Digital Betacam [1 item] -- Digitized Copy
Contributor:
Alan Thompson
Contributor:
Alan Thompson
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/00120
Subjects:
Russell, Philip A.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Philip A. Russell Collection
(AFC/2001/001/00120), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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