Born 23 November 1915, Kansas
Died 20 March 1945, Luzon
169th Infantry, Company B
Pvt Nelson is buried at Westview Cemetery, Jefferson City, Jefferson County in Tennessee.
- Rank: Private
- Date of birth: 23 November 1915
- Date of death: 20 March 1945
- County: Jefferson
- Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
- Division/Assignment: 169th Infantry
- Conflict: World War II
- Awards: Purple Heart
- Burial/Memorial Location: Westview Cemetery, Jefferson City, Jefferson County, TN
- Location In Memorial: Pillar XII, Middle Panel
- Sponsored by: Richard Haun Jr.