Jack Weldon Nickson, Master Sergeant US Army
Born 1913, Loco OK. Died 1994, Midland TX.
Enlisted October, 1942 in Oklahoma City OK
Discharged October, 1945
He took part in the DDay invasion of Normandy, then fought through Belgium and on through Paris until the war ended.
Returning to Texas after the war, he worked more than 50 years in the West Texas/ New Mexico Permian Basin oilfields. One of his 5 sons now resides in Fountain Inn.
- Son, Don Nickson, 2021