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dc.contributor.authorNewberry, James
dc.contributor.otherRussell, James
dc.coverage.spatialWest Virginia
dc.identifier.citationJames Russell Interview, 2016-05-25, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
dc.descriptionBorn in West Virginia in 1925, James Russell joined the Navy during World War II and served on the USS John D. Henley, or “Lucky John D,” in the Pacific. The ship provided offshore support during six major battles: Saipan, Guam, Tinian, the Philippines, Iwo Jima, and Okinawa. After the war Russell started working for a telephone company and settled in Georgia. He recorded his oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in May 2016.
dc.description.abstractOral history interview of WWII veteran James Russell.
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dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Museum of History and Holocaust Education or the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectRussell, James
dc.subjectWorld War, 1939-1945--Food supply--United States.
dc.subjectMilitary training.
dc.subjectIwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945.
dc.subjectUnited States. Navy.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.titleJames Russell Interview

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