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Pvt Russell Louis Brittingham
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Birth: Jul. 16, 1924
Delaware, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 1944, France

Son of George Arthur and Ethel Gertrude McCready Brittingham.

Husband of Margaret Mary Stephens Brittingham.

Russell resided on Route 1, Viola, Delaware. He enlisted in the Army on June 22, 1943 in Camden, New Jersey. He was noted as being Married.

He served as a Private with the Medical Detachment, 2nd Battalion, 119th Infantry, 30th Division in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" during an air raid on St. Lo, France.

Russell was decorated with the European-African Middle Eastern Campaign Ribbon with one bronze battle star and a Purple Heart.

Service # 32952445 
Family links: 
  George A Brittingham (1886 - 1971)
  Ethel G Brittingham (1888 - 1980)
  Rita C Brittingham (1944 - 1945)*
  Franklin George Brittingham (1913 - 1996)*
  Ethel Brittingham (1916 - 1916)*
  Paul M. Brittingham (1921 - 1981)*
  Russell Louis Brittingham (1924 - 1944)
  Marion Elizabeth Brittingham Goodrich (1930 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Silverbrook Cemetery and Memorial Park
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Mar 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50339312
Pvt Russell Louis Brittingham
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Pvt Russell Louis Brittingham
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- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jun. 27, 2015
RIP - I am Margaret Stephes-Brittingham-Baird son. Being a veteren myself (Navy), I must say thanks for all you gave. My mother still thinks of you. She has written a family history of herself, telling many stories about Russel and herself.
- James Baird
 Added: May. 24, 2015

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Mar. 28, 2010
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