PFC John Quincy Adams Collins

PFC John Quincy Adams Collins

Birth
Richland Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 23 Aug 1944 (aged 38)
France
Burial Saint-James, Departement de la Manche, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot Plot H Row 11 Grave 10
Memorial ID 56350656 · View Source
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When John Quincy Adams Collins was born on May 6, 1906, in Richland, Louisiana, his father,Nick Collins (1879 LA –1948) was 26 and his mother, Alta Mara Freeland (1888 LA–1908) was 18. He had five brothers and five sisters. He died on August 23, 1944, in Bretagne, France, at the age of 38.

World War II and Korean Conflict Veterans Interred Overseas
Name John Q Collins
Inducted From Louisiana
Rank Private First Class
Combat Organization 50th Infantry Battalion 6th Armoured Division
Death Date Aug 23 1944
Monument Brittany, France
Last Known Status Buried
U.S. Awards Purple Heart Medal


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Gravesite Details Entered the service from Louisiana

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56350656
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC John Quincy Adams Collins (6 Mar 1906–23 Aug 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56350656, citing Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-James, Departement de la Manche, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6) .