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Gen James Lawton Collins, Sr
Birth: Dec. 10, 1882
Algiers
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1963

United States Army General. The father of astronaut Michael Collins, he served as aide-de-camp to General John J. Pershing during the Philippine Insurrection, the Mexican Punititve Expedition and in France during World War I. During World War II he commanded the Puerto Rican Division and the 5th Service Command. He retired in 1946. (bio by: Barry Charles) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Virginia C. Stewart Collins (1895 - 1986)*
 
 Children:
  James Lawton Collins (1917 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec 34 Sit 121-A
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Barry Charles
Record added: Jul 05, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9044023
Gen James Lawton Collins, Sr
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Gen James Lawton Collins, Sr
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