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Nicely, Bert A.
NICELY, BERT A. Private
Son of David and Candis Nicely; born December 13, 1896,
Advance, Boone County, Ind. Farmer. Enlisted in Company
L, Indiana National Guard, June 22, 1916, Lebanon, Ind. Served
on Mexican Border in summer of 1916. Re-enlisted, and was
sent to Camp Shelby, Miss. Overseas in June, 1918; assigned
to Company C, 168th Infantry, Forty-second (Rainbow)
Division. Killed in action October 16, 1918. Buried in Com-
mune of Exermont, Grave No. 2. The American Legion Post
No. 201, Jamestown, Ind., is named in his honor.
Gold Star Honor Roll, A Record of the Indiana Men and Women who died in the service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918, published by the Indiana Historical Commission, 1921