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Sewickley Valley Historical Society Presents: The Story of Private Nicholas Russin

November 15, 2017 7:30pm - November 15, 2017 8:30pm

200 Broad Street, Sewickley PA 15143

The Story of Private Nicholas Russin

Omaha Beach, D Day, 1944 

A Presentation by George S. Gaadt

Nicholas Russin is a soldier being helped ashore in one of the most famous photographs taken on Omaha Beach, D Day, June 6, 1944. PFC Russin, a Pittsburgher, served in the 5th Engineer Special Brigade from March 25, 1943 to January 22, 1946.