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Spec Philip Gwyn Nichols

Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Death 13 May 1969 (aged 20)
Burial Machesney Park, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Plot Flat granite Marker
Memorial ID 86865606 · View Source
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Spec. 4/c U.S. Army, Vietnam War-Spec. Nichols was killed by an explosive device while serving as an {11B20} Infantryman with Co. D of the 4th Battallion of the 47th Infantry Regiment of the 9th Infantry Division. Spec. Nichols started his tour o Vietnam on November 21, 1968.

He is the son of Mr. & Mrs. James W. Nichols of 8204 Cameo Drive in Rockford, Illinois.

Awards: Purple Heart Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Vietnam Service Medal with One Service Star, Vietnam Campaign Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal.




  • Created by: David C. Henderson
  • Added: 16 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86865606
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Spec Philip Gwyn Nichols (27 Jul 1948–13 May 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86865606, citing Sunset Memorial Gardens, Machesney Park, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by David C. Henderson (contributor 47067566) .