The North Wall
Canadian VietNam Veterans Memorial
Windsor, Ontario


RECORD DETAILS

--- General / Personal ---

Last name: NICHOLSON
First name: JAMES PATON
Home of Record (official): ELIOT
State (official): ME
Date of Birth: Thursday, January 29, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Marine Corps
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 2336392
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E2
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 0351

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Thursday, April 11, 1968
Date of Casualty: Thursday, May 2, 1968
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South VietNam
Province: Quang Tri
The Wall: Panel 54E - Row 014






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