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Capt Drew E. Russell
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1986
Macomb County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 8, 2011
Kandahar, Afghanistan

Capt. Drew E. Russell, 25, of Scotts, Mich., died Oct. 8, in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with a rocket propelled grenade. He was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo. Drew was promoted early to captain and a highly decorated soldier who served honorably until his passing. Drew was a wonderful, loving and humorous son, brother and grandson. Drew was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Robert Hiddings and Charles Moore; and uncle, Michael Hiddings. He is survived by his parents, Jim and Patti Russell of Scotts; his brother and sister-in-law, Jimi and Jill Russell (Steeby) of Murfreesboro, TN; grandmother, Mary Jane Moore of Scotts, grandparents, Marie (Hiddings) and Edwin Wiegand of Port Sanilac, MI; his beloved sweetheart, Sarah "Tootie" Pfeiffer and their dog, Peanut of Colorodo Springs, CO; Sarah's parents, Jeff and Randi Pfeiffer of Longmont, CO; aunts and uncles, Sue and Mark Molinelli, Robert and Kathy Hiddings, Janean and Mike Monahan, Bill and Adele Russell, Nancy Hiddings-Ryskewicz and Joe and Ada Russell; cousins, Rick and Angie DeClaire, Cara Hiddings and family, Derek and Melissa, DeClaire, Van Ryan Ryskewicz, Joanna Russell, Matthew Monahan, Joey Russell, Erin and Kerrie Monahan and Michael and Jonathan Hiddings; several second cousins; his "bubbas" (the soldiers under his command) and an army of friends. He will truly be eternally loved and missed by all who knew him. 
Schoolcraft Township Cemetery
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Reed
Record added: Oct 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78064546
Capt Drew E. Russell
Added by: Elizabeth Reed
Capt Drew E. Russell
Added by: Elizabeth Reed
Capt Drew E. Russell
Added by: Elizabeth Reed
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