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Lt William T. Russell

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Off the D732 on the col Jerome Cavalli.

A rectangular stone monument set on a stone slab with a color panel and small plaque commemorating an American fighter pilot. 

Monument Text:

En memoire du Lt William T. RUSSELL

pilote au 27 th Fighter Group USAAF

qui a trouve la mort au Col des Limouches,

le 21 Fevrier 1945

sur P-47 Thunderbolt lors d'une mission de guerre.


Plaque inauguree par Association Rhodadienne

pour le Souvenir Aerien, en Septembre 2006



English translation:


In memory of Lt William T Russell,

pilot in the 27th Fighter Group USAAF,

who was killed on the Col des Limouches

on February 21st 1945

while flying a P-47 Thunderbolt on a war mission.


Plaque inaugurated by the Rhodadienne Association

for Aerial Commemorations in September 2006



William Thomas “Billy” Russell


522nd Fighter Squadron, 27th Fighter Group

9th Air Force

United States Air Force



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