William Harrell Nellis

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William Harrell Nellis
Lieutenant William Harrell Nellis.jpg
Biography and appearance
RaceHuman, Caucasian
AffiliationUnited States of America
United States Army Air Forces
Rank1st Lieutenant
Mentioned inFallout: New Vegas

William Harrell Nellis was an American airman during World War II.

Background[edit | edit source]

Nellis enlisted in the United States Air Force in December of 1942 and became a commissioned flight officer in 1944. He flew 70 combat missions and was shot down three times; the last one was fatal. In 1950, the Las Vegas Air Force Base was posthumously renamed the Nellis Air Force Base in his honor.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

William Harrell Nellis is mentioned only in Fallout: New Vegas.