Russell Robert Essick, Jr

Russell Robert Essick, Jr

Delaware, USA
Death 5 Jul 1945 (aged 19–20)
Virginia, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Sec. 3
Memorial ID 50632003 · View Source
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Russell served as a Technician Fifth Grade, 290th Engineer Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II. He enlisted in the Army on March 17, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as a Welder and as Single, without dependents.

He "Died Of Wounds" received at the Danube River in Germany at the hospital in Camp Pickett, Virginia.

He had served in the Army for one year and four months at the time of his death.

Service # 42089491

Son of Russell Robert Essick, Sr. and Hildegarde Martina Sehl Essick who resided at 215 West Twenty-Sixth Street, Wilmington, Delaware.

( Burial found by: Kimberly )

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 4 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 50632003
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Russell Robert Essick, Jr (1925–5 Jul 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 50632003, citing Silverbrook Cemetery and Memorial Park, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .