Fourth Sergeant Alexander F. Nicol

Fourth Sergeant Alexander F. Nicol was born on September 23, 1835 in Detroit, MI and died December 16, 1922 in Denver, IA.

Alexander F. Nicol entered the United States Army on August 15, 1862, in Jefferson, IA, served during the Civil War era and reached the rank of Fourth Sergeant before being discharged on November 16, 1864 in Davenport, IA.

Alexander F. Nicol is buried at Oakland Cemetery in Janesville, Iowa and can be located at 42° 39.370' N 092° 27.388' W

  • Wounded in Action: Yes

Armed Forces Grave Registration

Second Grave Registration Organization Served With: Co. B 14 Ia. Inf. Commanded by Capt W.V. Lucus, enlisted as 3 Corp. promoted to 2 Corp. Jan 1 1863 Promoted to 5 Sgt 4-11-1863, promoted to 4 Sgt 7-1-1864

Information–Joe F. Gardner Waverly, IA; Ind. Rep, Waverly 12-8-1922 & 12-15-1922

Death certificate carries name Nichol Alex Born sept 21 1834 Original G.A.R. record carries name Nichol Iowa Census 1915 carries name ;Nichols A.F. Pension Soldiers 1883 carries name Nichol Alex F.

Second Grave Registration Notes: Citizen of Bremer county for 65 years. Wounded in left thigh at Pleasant Hill La. 4-9-1864.