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Sgt. John Robert Collins Jr.

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Sgt. John Robert Collins Jr.

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death
16 Feb 1944 (aged 22)
South Carolina, USA
Burial
Concord, Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID
50555486 View Source

John, who resided at R.F.D. 2, Seaford, Delaware served as a Sergeant on B-25G (#42-64959), U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on September 24, 1942 in Camden, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a Carpenter and as Single, without dependents.

John died in the "Line Of Duty" when his B-25 crashed during training near Columbia, South Carolina during the war. He was training to be a radioman and gunner.

He had been the the Air Force for two years and four months at the time of his death.

Service # 32364233

Son of John Robert Collins, Sr. and Ethel A. Parker Collins.

Husband of Naomi Duncan Collins.

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Airmen who perished on B-25G (#42-64959):

Collins, John R ~ Sgt, Delaware
Edge, David B, Jr ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, Georgia
Miller, Phelp, Jr ~ 2nd Lt, Kentucky
Stables, Henry R ~ Sgt, New Jersey
Wright, Richard B ~ 2nd Lt, Pennsylvania

( Bio & Crew Report by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )

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John, who resided at R.F.D. 2, Seaford, Delaware served as a Sergeant on B-25G (#42-64959), U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on September 24, 1942 in Camden, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a Carpenter and as Single, without dependents.

John died in the "Line Of Duty" when his B-25 crashed during training near Columbia, South Carolina during the war. He was training to be a radioman and gunner.

He had been the the Air Force for two years and four months at the time of his death.

Service # 32364233

Son of John Robert Collins, Sr. and Ethel A. Parker Collins.

Husband of Naomi Duncan Collins.

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Airmen who perished on B-25G (#42-64959):

Collins, John R ~ Sgt, Delaware
Edge, David B, Jr ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, Georgia
Miller, Phelp, Jr ~ 2nd Lt, Kentucky
Stables, Henry R ~ Sgt, New Jersey
Wright, Richard B ~ 2nd Lt, Pennsylvania

( Bio & Crew Report by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )

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