Josif Nikolov was born in the Prespa village of Luk in 1922. From the
first days of the founding of DAG he joined its ranks. In December 1946
he served in the headquarters in Vich. He participated in many battles
in Lerin and Kostur and became a brave fighter. He completed officer
school at the headquarters and continued to fight as an officer. He
served in Vich, Thessaly, and Roumeli.
In September 1948 in the battle near the town of Tirnavo (Thessaly)
he was badly wounded and died. At the suggestion of the headquarters
for southern Greece, he was promoted to captain, deceased hero.
From: For Sacred National Freedom: Portraits Of Fallen Freedom
For Sacred National Freedom: Portraits Of Fallen Freedom Fighters