Sergt., Med. Corps, 115th Amb. Co., 29th Div., 104th San. Tr.; of Hertford County; son of T. H. and Mrs. Rowena Nicholson. Entered service May 15, 1917, at Murfreesboro, N.C. Sent to Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga. Transferred to Camp McClellan, Ala. Sailed for Cherbourg, France, July 12, 1918. Promoted to rank of Sergt. May 15, 1917. Fought at Alsace Front, Meuse-Argonne. Gassed at Haumont Oct. 24, 1918. Sent to Base Hospital No. 18. Arrived in USA March 6, 1919, at Hoboken, N. J., through Camp Merritt, N. J. Mustered out at Camp Meade, Md., March 29, 1919.