Russell was one of the first four people in our group. He was our soldier. You could tell he was military, and not just because he had a badass sniper rifle and wore camo. You could tell because it said so on his character panel.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://www.quartertothree.com/fp/2018/05/16/state-of-decay-2-the-first-four/