|Birth: ||Sep. 30, 1918|
New York County
New York, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 11, 1995|
Los Angeles County
Captain, and Company Intelligence Officer in the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division.
Capt. Nixon served in Normandy, Bastogne, Holland, and Germany, having never fired a shot during that whole time, he did, however, manage to get shot in the helmet in Holland, but it bounced off, saving his life.
He is known, and remembered for his love of the blended whiskey Vat 69, this is known, and commemorated several times in the book, and miniseries "Band of Brothers."
After the war, Capt. Nixon settled down, and met a woman named Grace, whom he married, and remained with until his death, he also became President, and CEO of the Nixon Nitration Works upon his father's death. He was portrayed by Ron Livingston in the HBO miniseries "Band of Brothers."
Cause of Death: Complications of Diabetes.
Saint James Episcopal Church Cemetery
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Douglas Brown
Record added: Apr 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19055819
God bless you throughout the 2013 Yuletide season, and especially, Merry Christmas (early). Rest in Peace.|
Added: Dec. 5, 2013
I'm a little late for Vets' Day, but wanted to say 'thanks' to you and the rest of 'Easy', and so many more like you. You've welcomed a lot of company in the past few years. Just seems like until God perfects politicians, we'll need soldiers.|
Added: Nov. 23, 2013
God bless you on Thanksgiving (early). I am thankful for your dedicated service to others. Rest in Peace.|
Richard S. Barzelogna
Added: Nov. 15, 2013
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