Nichols, Henry Clay
Age: 29, credited to Burlington, VTVITALS
Birth: 03/30/1832, Coventry, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Village Cemetery, Coventry, VT
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|This soldier was awarded the Medal of Honor|
Henry Clay Nichols
Rank and Organization: Captain, Co. E, 73rd U.S. Colored Troops.
Place and date: Fort Blakely, Ala., 9 Apr 1865.
Entered service at: Port Hudson, LA.
Born: Brandon, 30 Mar 1832.
Died: 13 Feb 1904, Coventry.
Buried: Village Cemetery, Coventry, VT
Date of Issue: 3 Aug 1897.
Citation: Voluntarily made a reconnaissance in advance of the line held by his regiment and, under a heavy fire, obtained information of great value.
Photograph Contributed by George Parsons.
See also: Beyer and Keydel, 535.
NARA File Number: G-334-CT-1865.