Hickman County News
Centreville, Hickman Co., Tenn.
Thurs. Sept. 11, 1924
Paul NICKELL Hurt at Military Camp
Paul NICKELL of Bold Spring, route 1, son of Esq.
M. B. NICKELL who is a newly elected member of Hickman County court, is
recovering from injuries sustained in a fall at Fort Bragg, N. C., where
he was recently located in encampment as a member of Battery C, 115th
Field Artillery, Tennessee National Guard.
The accident occurred during the second week of
encampment and resulted in a fracture of the small bone of the left
ankle. Young NICKELL had ridden a horse belonging to the battery and
used in work of that organization, to the watering place for animals when
in some manner the rider became unbalanced and fell. The injury was
treated by government surgeons and the patient is recovering at the United
States hospital at Ft. Bragg.