Wake Forest Historical Museum

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A Russian in Wake Forest

In the 1930s, a Wake Forest College student from Russia studied to become a minister before his life was cut tragically short.

In a 1-minute video, Willard Brown (WFC ’36), age 101, shares the story of his long-ago friend.

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