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Harold Russell

Russell in 1946
Born Harold John Russell
(1914-01-14)January 14, 1914
North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died January 29, 2002(2002-01-29) (aged 88)
Needham, Massachusetts
Spouse(s) Rita Russell-Nixon (1944-1978)
Betty Marshalsea (1981-2002)
Children Adele, Gerald

My life is a series of things that just happen.
The issue is whether the ultimate civil authority of the United States can tolerate actions in contempt of constitutional lines of authority. Any lessening of civil power over military power must inevitably lead away from democracy.
Harold Russell
The hooks didn't roll out any more sevens than my hands did before them.
Harold Russell
I'm the last guy left. That's what happens when you live to 84.