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 John Conover Nichols

John Conover Nichols

Birth
Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
Death 7 Nov 1945 (aged 49)
Asmara, Maekel, Eritrea
Burial Eufaula, McIntosh County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 6836214 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in Joplin, Missouri, he attended teachers college at Emporia, Kansas, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1926 and commenced to practice law in Eufaula, Oklahoma. During World War I, he served in the 19th Infantry, 18th Division, United States Army, (1917-19). After the war, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-fourth and to the next four succeeding Congresses, serving (1935-43). Choosing not to run for reelection, he become vice president of Transcontinental & Western Air, Incorporated. He died at age 49 in an airplane crash at Asmara, Oklahoma.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 6 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6836214
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Conover Nichols (31 Aug 1896–7 Nov 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6836214, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Eufaula, McIntosh County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .