Post 64 namesake Simeon L. Nickerson
Sep 1, 1919
Middleboro American Legion Post 64 was named after Simeon L Nickerson by a vote of membership during the Post's second meetlng. Simeon, a local resident, was killed in acfion on July 23, 1918 near Epieds, France according to Mertie E. Romaine's' History of the Town of Middleboro, Massachusetts, 1905-1965. She wrote "He was killed in the advance of July 23, 1918. Born in Rochester, Massachusetts, he came to live in Middleboro when an infant. His..