SPC Edward J. Nicholson

Unit: 159th Aviation Regiment
Age: 21
Home Town: Houston, TX
Died On: 10/06/1993

SPC Edward J. Nicholson was died of injuries received from a shark attack in the Indian Ocean. He was part of a group that went swimming after the detail had finished filling sandbags.

Edward graduated in 1991 from Cy-Fair High School in Houston, Texas.

He was a helicopter mechanic stationed at Ft. Campbell, Kentucky.

A couple months before his death, Edward had married Starla Nicholson of Nashville, Tennessee.