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Nichols, Alfred K.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 40, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 4th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. H, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; comn 1LT, Co. B, 4th VT INF, 8/30/61 (8/30/61), m/o 9/30/64, comn CPT, 1/1/65 (1/13/65), m/o 7/13/65, m/o 7/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1821, Burlington, VT
Death: 08/07/1884

Burial: May be buried in ..., , PA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Jones Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Died in Philadelphia, PA

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Photograph

(Jones Collection)

Obituary

Captain Alfred K. Nichols, an old Vermont soldier, died at Philadelphia on the 7th of dropsy of the heart.

He was a native of Vermont, and at the outbreak of the war a resident of Burlington. He was one of the first to enlist upon the call for three months volunteers and served as a private in Captain Peck's company of the First Vermont. On the return of that regiment, he was elected and commissioned as First Lieutenant of Company B. Fourth Vermont. He became Captain of his company and served honorably to the close of the war.

Caledonian, August 21, 1884

Courtesy of Deanna French

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