George Nicklas(1835 - )
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 108th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He came to the US in 1855 to avoid the draft into French Army serice. Butcher in Rochester til enlistment. He was in Company I.
The remainder of the War:
Detailed as Brigade butcher after Antietam for the War.
After the War:
Farmed in Verona, WI after the War.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Washburn1.
|Birth Date: 1/29/1835 Place of Birth: Alsace, FRANCE |
1 Washburn, George H., A Complete Military History and Record of the 108th Regiment N.Y. Vols., Rochester (NY): Press of E.R. Andrews, 1894, pp. 286 - 296 [AotW citation 8977]
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