Before his death, John B. Nichols was a retired commander in the U.S. Navy who flew 264 combat missions off carriers in the Tonkin Gulf between 1966 and 1973. A resident of Melborne, Florida, he is also the coauthor, with Tillman, of the novel Warriors.

Articles by John B. Nichols

On Your Wing by Tom Freeman

On Your Wing

By Commander John B. Nichols III, U.S. Navy (Retired), with Barrett Tillman
September 1994
Too many years later, one aviator learns the truth about another aviator.

Books by John B. Nichols