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Jeffrey W. Russell Post-Gulf War correspondence

 Collection — Box: Gulf War 1, Folder: 5-6
Identifier: 2017-250-w-r

Scope and Contents

This collection contains 35 correspondence and 15 photographs from Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Warren Russell, U.S. Army, to his wife, Nancy R. Russell, after the Persian Gulf War.


  • 1991 August 17-1992 March 5

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This collection is open for research.

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There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

Biographical / Historical

Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Warren Russell was born in Winchester, Massachusetts in October 1946. He received a bachelor's degree from Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vermont in 1968. Russell also received two Master of Educations degress from Elmira College in Elimra, New York in 1977 and from the University of South Carolina in 2004. Russell lived in Winchester, MA until he started college. He did graduate work in biology at Middlebury and then entered active duty in the U.S. Army in January 1972 as a 1st Lieutenant. Served in West Germany; Seneca Army Depot, Seneca, NY; Japan; Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama; several assignments in the Washington D.C. area; Korea; and Longhorn Army Ammunition Plant in Karnack, Texas. After his ammunition plant assignment, he managed the ammunition retrograde activity in Kuwait after the Persian Gulf War. He retired from a Washington D.C. assignment as a colonel in 1996, then graduated from Armed Services Staff College and Army War College. In retirement, he served as Senior JROTC Instructor and then as a high school vice principal and principal in schools in Columbus County, North Carolina until his death in 2010.


.08 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection contains correspondence and photographs from Ltc. Jeffrey Warren Russell, USA, to his wife Nancy R. Russell, post-Persian Gulf War.


This collection is arranged by material type, author, and date. Series 1: Correspondence to Nancy R. Russell -- Series 2: Photographs

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Nancy R. Russell
Finding Aid for the Jeffrey W. Russell Post-Persian Gulf War correspondence
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John Encarnacion
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Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States