Nicholson, James H.

Rank: Corporal

Unit: F Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: August 1, 1846 in Fredericksburg, Virginia. He was 20.

Hometown: Fredericksburgh [Fredericksburg], Virginia

Occupation prior to enlistment: Shoemaker

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 25 March 1847

Age at death: 20

Cause of death: Killed in action

Location of fatality: Vera Cruz, Mexico