Raymond Max Russ

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Big Spring, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SERGEANT WITH COMPANY C, FIFTH ENGINEER BATTALION, FIFTH MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON IWO JIMA, VOLCANO ISLANDS DURING MARCH 1945. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.