Photo courtesy of Archives and Special Collections, Auburn University Libraries
William Nichols, 1945
William Nichols poses in the Hürtgen Forest in Germany. As a gunnery officer in the Eighth Infantry Division of the U.S.
Army, Nichols took park in the Battle of Hürtgen Forest in the winter of 1944 and was wounded on November 10, losing part
of his left leg as a result.