Fred O’Dell Russell was born in Wise, Virginia, the son of Farley Thomas Russell and Laura Elizabeth Jennings.
He was killed on Iwo Jima.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 19 March 1925
  • Date of death: 17 March 1945
  • County: Sullivan
  • Hometown: Kingsport
  • Service Branch: Marine Corps
  • Division/Assignment: 5th Division
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Iwo Jima
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: City Cemetery, Kingsport, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVIII, Top Panel
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