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Place of Birth: Manchester, Lancashire
Service No: 166520
Regiment / Corps / Service: Labour Corps
Battalion / Unit: 517th Employment Coy
Date of Death: 1919-04-27
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: ---
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: HOME - UNKNOWN
Local War Memorial: STEETON-WITH-EASTBURN, YORKSHIRE
Jackson Nicholson was the son of Ephraim and Mary Nicholson, née Watson and brother of Private Richard Nicholson (6064) (q.v.). Their father was born at Bradford, Yorkshire and mother at Lurganbane, Dromore, Co. Down, Ireland.
1891 Salford, Lancashire Census: 35, Crowther Street - Jackson Nicholson, aged 6 years, born Salford, son of Ephraim and Mary Nicholson.
1901 Steeton, Yorkshire Census: 1, Mill Lane - Jackson Nicholson, aged 16 years, born Manchester, Lancashire, son of Ephraim and Mary Nicholson.
Jackson was married to Maud Matthews in 1908.
1911 West Hartlepool, Co. Durham Census: 54, Brunswick Street - Jackson Nicholson, aged 26 years, born Manchester, Lancashire, husband of Maud Nicholson.
The British Army Service Record for Jackson Nicholson exists but may be incomplete.
The British Army Pension Record for Jackson Nicholson exists but may be incomplete.
Jackson Nicholson attested 7 June 1916 and was mobilised 27 June 1916. He did not serve abroad and was discharged as being medically unfit with pulmonary tuberculosis, 25 January 1918.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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