Internet Home of Russ Pickett
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All web links on this webpage are " Maroon "

Who has given us our Freedom?

It's the "Soldier", not the reporter who has given us Freedom of the Press .....
It's the "Soldier", not the poet, who has given us Freedom of Speech .....
It's the "Soldier", not the campus organizer, who has given us the Freedom to Demonstrate .....
It's the "Soldier", not the lawyer, who has given us the Right to a Fair Trial .....

It's the "Soldier" who SALUTES THE FLAG,
SERVES UNDER THE FLAG
and whose COFFIN IS DRAPED BY THE FLAG!

Dennis Edward O'Brien, USMC

My Current Project's

     Having completed memorial's for the World War II Soldiers and Sailors who "Gave Their All" for my home State of Delaware and our neighbor Maryland .... I've moved on and also completed the States of Maine, New Hampshire & Vermont!

     I'm currently working on listing the Soldiers and Sailors who "Gave Their All" during World War II that were from the District Of Columbia and the State of New York.   To view the pages that I'm currently working on, and also those I've completed, in their honor please click on your state of choice below:


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Delaware

" World War II Soldiers & Sailors who gave their all "

( The entire State of Delaware has been Completed! )

" Click Here " - for the Delaware State listing!

                                                    
Vermont

" World War II Soldiers & Sailors who gave their all "

( The entire State of Vermont has been Completed! )

" Click Here " - for the Vermont State listing!



New York

" World War II Soldiers & Sailors who gave their all "

( Two counties completed - working on other counties! )

" Click Here " - for the New York State listing!

                                                    
New Hampshire

" World War II Soldiers & Sailors who gave their all "

( The entire State of New Hampshire has been Completed )

" Click Here " - for the New Hampshire State listing!



Maine

" World War II Soldiers & Sailors who gave their all "

( The entire State of Maine has been Completed! )

" Click Here " - for the Maine State listing!

                                                         
Maine

" World War II Soldiers & Sailors who gave their all "

( CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS! )

" Click Here " - for the District Of Columbia's listing!



Maryland

" World War II Soldiers & Sailors who gave their all "

( The entire State of Maryland has been Completed! )

" Click Here " - for the Maryland State listing!

I'm " Honored " that
The Veteran's of Foreign War's (VFW)
Maryland Department
Have created a link to the above
Maryland State Website!

" Click Here " - For that Page!


Epinal American Cemetery

Working with Dwight "Andy" Anderson,
Superintendent of Epinal American Cemetery,
on Notable Burial's at Epinal.

" Click Here " - for that listing!

My Previous Project's


Delawareans
Civil War

" Click Here "

                                     
Delawareans
Civil War

" Click Here "


Delawareans
World War II

" Click Here "

                                     
Delawareans
Korean War

" Click Here "


Delawareans
Vietnam War

" Click Here "


Delawareans

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Delawareans

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     Worked on a project with the "Democrat & Chronicle" of Rochester, New York.   This project included two parts:   First a database of all the soldiers and sailors that "Gave Their All" during World War II from Monroe County and secondly stories where printed on some of the soldiers on their front page on the Sunday before Memorial Day 2012.   Those stories are no longer available unless you subscribe to that paper.


The database is online and located at the following address and is available for all to view:


http://rocdocs.com/database/local-servicemen




     I proudly served my country as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army.   In the 60's, when I was eligible for the draft, they used a lottery system based on birthdates to determine who would be drafted and who wouldn't.   Based on my birthdate it was " positive " that I " would not " be drafted!   " I enlisted in the Army anyway to serve my county despite the fact that I wouldn't be drafted! "


Other Websites that I created and work on Include:

 
De. & U.S. History - Click Here         My Family Tree - Click Here           >Faith Mountain Website - Click Here



     Another hobby that I have:  

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Working on Find A Grave!


     I'm also posting information on the "Find A Grave" website in hopes of helping others with memories of past loved ones and to help find past family members.  I've currently posted over 60,000 grave sites.  My main page at "Find A Grave" and the multiple "virtual cemeteries" on "Find A Grave" that I have created are as follows:

  • My Find A Grave homepage  -  "Click Here"

  • The main "Find A Grave" homepage ( In case you want to join this interesting project or look up a famous person's gravesite )   -  "Click Here"
  • Some Virtual Cemeteries I've created Include:


M.O.T. Little League

1961 Corvette's

Left To Right

Front Row:  ???, ???, Scottie Rheims, Johnny Branner, Rusty Pickett
Middle Row:  ???, ???, ???, Peter Gordy
Back Row:  Fred Shallcross, ???, Bobbie Shetzler, Jackie Pickett, Jack Pickett

If you know any of the above please send me an email at  ~  russpickde@comcast.net.

To create graphics for my webpages I use the free graphic generator web site:

Cool Text: Logo and Graphics Generator

Thanks to them for this great " Free " service!


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