William (Wull) Russell

Served with Royal Army Service Corps.Liberation of Bergen Belsen

Was at Normandy Landings & Liberation of Belsen Concentration Camp.Drove a DUWKS landing craft onto Sword Beach, Normandy. Was also in the invasion of Sicily in 1944.


Birth 1923 • Birkfield Cottage, Carluke
Death 29 AUG 2006 • Wishaw General Hospital

Liberation of Bergen Belsen

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This archive has been established after my own relative, Reg Price, took part in the liberation and subsequent humanitarian effort of Bergen Belsen in April 1945. Reg produced this famous sign at Belsen. As part of the 113th DLI, Reg and his comrades were at Belsen for 5 weeks and left when the last hut was empty and ceremonially burnt down. This archive compiles all available resources to build a lasting tribute to all the men and women who helped - any unit, any nationality. If you have a relative, or any info, on the relief effort at Belsen, we’d love you to please get in touch. Email us: you Nick Price CreativesFacebookTwitter