Nicola D’Alessandro first appears in the Painesville, Ohio, area in 1917. In America, Nicola D’Alessandro was known as Nick Alexander.
Nicola D’Alessandro was born on April 27, 1896, at Frosolone, Italy. He immigrated to the United States on October 4, 1913, at age 17.
Nicola Alexandria registered for the World War I Draft on June 5, 1917. He was living at 115 Henry Street, Painesville, Lake County, Ohio. Nicola was employed by The Diamond Alkali Company as a laborer.