RUSCHKEWICZ, James R.
US Rangers 1st Bn.
Friday, September 11, 1942
Died on war service
Died in the UK
Pte. Ruschkewicz, US Rangers 1st Bn. 'C' Company, was killed in an accidental explosion of a landmine at Barry Rifle Range, near Dundee, during a training exercise. 33068148 Pte. Aaron M. Salkin, 'C' Company, was severely injured. The Rangers had been training with No 1 Commando under Lieut. Col. T. Trevor. [ Source: 1st Ranger Bn. War Diary http://www.wwiirangers.com ]
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