Papers of John C. Nelson. Includes VMI scrapbook and related items. Also miscellaneous papers and photographs dating from his service as First Lieutenant, 119th Infantry, 30th Division, A.E.F.
John C. Nelson, VMI Class of 1918, served in World War I in France with the 119th Infantry, 30th Division. He was captured September 29 1918 at Bellicourt and relased after the Armisticice.
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John C. Nelson Papers. Manuscript # 0502. Virginia Military Institute Archives