Russell N. Collins was born and raised in Camden, New Jersey. He joined the Navy in 1943 and served as a machinist aboard the USS New Jersey in the South Pacific and fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima.
Collins, Russell N.
- Links to Oral History Sessions: Collins, Russell N. (March 24, 2014)
- Conflict(s): World War II
- Military Branch & Unit: Navy
- Theater(s): Pacific