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Nichols, Norman J.
Age: 28, credited to Essex, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 5/27/65

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Birth: 1834, Essex, VT
Death: 04/08/1896

Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Essex, VT
Marker/Plot: 7
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: nara
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None

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Mountain View Cemetery, Essex, VT

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and other veterans who may be buried there.

(Compiled Military Service Record)

Medical Record

Joseph K. Barnes, The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion. (1861-65), Part 1, Volume 2 (Government Printing Office, Washington, DC, 1870), p. 339.


Norman J. Nichols -- A cablegram announces the death of Norman J. Nichols, well known here and at Essex. He died at Honda, Republic of Colombia, South America.

Burlington Free Press, April 16, 1896

Courtesy of Deanna French

Webmaster's Note: Nichols was a Civil Engineer, engaged in building railroads and bridges in the jungles of Colombia. More to come.