John C. Nelson Papers
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.
- Majority of material found within 1917 - 1919
- Nelson, John C. (Person)
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0.50 cubic feet (1 flat box)
Biographical / Historical
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.