Joe Sidney Nicholson

Korean War
Service #O-67224
RankFirst Lieutenant U.S. Army
Date of DeathJanuary 12 1954
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
First Lieutenant Nicholson was awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
First Lieutenant Nicholson was a member of Headquarters Company, 279th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division. On January 12, 1954, he died in a plane crash at Anpyong-ni, North Korea.