- Russell J. York
- State of Birth:
- Home State:
- Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as Franco-American.
- War or Conflict
- World War, 1939-1945
- Military Status
- Dates of Service
- Entrance into Service
- Branch of Service
- Unit of Service
- C Company, 4th Engineer Combat Battalion, 4th Infantry Division
- Location of Service
- Utah Beach, France; Ardennes, Belgium; Hurtgen Forest, Germany
- Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion), Hurtgen Forest, Battle of the Bulge, St. Lo
- Highest Rank
- Technician Four
- Prisoner of War
- Service History Note
- The veteran participated in the liberation of Paris, Buchenwald, and the Fall of Berlin.
- Type of Resource:
- Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
- Photograph: Digital print [2 items] -- Photographs
- Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
- Collection #:
- York, Russell J.
- World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
- United States. Army.
- Cite as:
- Russell J. York Collection
(AFC/2001/001/43146), Veterans History Project,
American Folklife Center, Library of Congress