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Russ Dodge (#309)
 member for 13 years, 9 months, 17 days
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Bio Photo Find a Grave Senior Administrator.

Check out my Bio on the Find A Grave Main Page here, under "Who Is Behind Find A Grave".

Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Lifelong resident of New Jersey until July 2013.
Now reside outside of Philadelphia, but will always be a "New Jerseyan" for life.
Find A Grave Contributor since 1996
Find A Grave Admin since 2002
Human Being since 1969
"Chuck Taylor's" wearer since 1979.

A majority of my contributions are Civil war-era soldiers. If you find one or any of my interments is an ancestor, I would be happy to transfer them to you.

I get a large amount of e-mails a day pertaining to Findagrave in general and my contributions in particular. If perchance I have failed to respond in a timely manner, please resend your correspondence and I will endeavor to reply.

I am also a volunteer tour guide at Philadelphia's historic Laurel Hill Cemetery, final resting place of the "Victor of Gettysburg" Major General George Gordon Meade, amongst many many others. Come visit sometime and explore some buried history.
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Gary Urbanowicz
Your email
Russ, I don't know if it is connected in anyway with the software issues mentioned by others, but I tried to send you an email to your Find A Grave address and it keeps coming back. I tried info@findagrave and it seems to have gone through.

On a separate note, I want to call your attention to two ACW Union Surgeons not currently in your VC. Charles McMillan (Memorial #49256987) and William DeLong (Memorial #124420536)
Added by Gary Urbanowicz on Aug 17, 2014 3:55 PM
Virus on Findagrave
Are you aware that there is currently malware on Findagrave? There is a Java update that constantly keeps popping up. IT GAVE ME A VIRUS when I clicked to accept it. PLEASE see if you can do something to alleviate this problem
Added by CathyJ1952 on Aug 17, 2014 10:59 AM
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Casey Kasem Burial
Added by Find A Grave Volunteer on Aug 16, 2014 2:35 PM
Find A Grave Volunteer
Famous Grave Search
I went to use the Famous Grave search and the name I put in was the last on the list. I put in Bruce Lee and a bunch of other graves came up. Nothing similar.

Sorry for the bad news. Jayne
Added by Find A Grave Volunteer on Aug 16, 2014 2:15 PM
Thinkin' about Lincoln
F.a.g. Ad downloading a "Java" setup.exe file onto users' computers!

F.a.g. Ad downloading a "Java" setup.exe file onto users' computers, attempting to run it!

Added by Thinkin' about Lincoln on Aug 16, 2014 12:43 PM
Find A Grave Volunteer
Just a note to let you know that the place of burial is Oslo Western Civil Cemetery in Oslo, Norway.

Also, the memorial is active for people to make corrections that shouldn't be touching it.

Thanks! Have a great day! Jayne
Added by Find A Grave Volunteer on Aug 16, 2014 12:44 AM
Mary E. Warner
Findagrave disaster
Russ, the person second down from this message is absolutely correct. I cannot believe the mess that is being made to the memorials. One father, one (wife) mother, and a lot of the children suddenly have double asterisks after their names. Have you any idea about what is going on? Often a man and his wife's names show up twice in the parents' linking area. This started with the new impersonal Edit capability. Is help on the way?
Added by Mary E. Warner on Aug 13, 2014 9:38 AM
James Harry Lawrence
Myra Estal Caroline Kugler George
Thanks a million for the transfer Russ.
Jim Lawrence
Added by James Harry Lawrence on Aug 12, 2014 10:17 PM
The Tides of Time
Sibling tag
Hi Russ,

Could you please pass this message on to whoever is the right person?

The siblings section in FindAGrave is becoming a disaster -- for an example, check here this FindAGrave profile - 52433721 - Youíll see that people are being tagged as siblings from the same father . . . with different last names.

Iíve also seen profiles in which people are tagged as being siblings with their own parents. And there seems no way to edit or fix this.

Before you spawn endless totally screwed up genealogies, you might want to have your programmers take a look at this.

Added by The Tides of Time on Aug 09, 2014 11:39 AM
PFC Bruce Wayne Carter
Would make a few corrections to his bio.

The Congressional Medal of Honor or CMOH is incorrect. It's the Medal of Honor or MOH.

PFC stands for Private First Class. When abbreviated it's used as PFC, not Pfc.

Vietnam is incorrect, it's Vietnam.

He was survived by his mother, Georgianna
Louise Gibson and 2 sisters of Miami Springs,
His father was Gilford Randolph Carter.

Thank you,
Tony #47235247

USMC Vietnam Veteran 1969
Added by Tony on Aug 04, 2014 5:02 PM
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