Pvt Russell Louis Brittingham

Pvt Russell Louis Brittingham

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 25 Jul 1944 (aged 20)
Saint-Lo, Departement de la Manche, Basse-Normandie, France
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 50339312 · View Source
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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.

Russell 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

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 28 Mar 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 50339312
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Russell Louis Brittingham (16 Jul 1924–25 Jul 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 50339312, citing Silverbrook Cemetery and Memorial Park, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .