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LTC Greenlaw M. Collins

LTC Greenlaw M. Collins

Birth
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 28 Aug 1972 (aged 51)
Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Plot American Legion #2 Veterans Section, Row 6, #14
Memorial ID 67515941 · View Source
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Obituary from the Shreveport Times newspaper, Aug. 29, 1972, Tuesday, p. 11-A:

Funeral services for Greenlaw M. Collins, 51, of 463 Seneca Trail will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Greenwood Cemetery.

Mr. Collins died at 8:30 p.m. Monday in his home following a lengthy illness.

He was born in New Orleans on Jan. 14. 1921. A resident of Shreveport for the past three years, he was a retired lieutenant colonel with the U.S. Air Force after serving 28 years. He was a veteran of World War II, the Korean Conflict and Vietnam.

Survivors include his widow; one daughter, Mrs. Harry DuPre of Marietta, Ga.; his mother, Mrs. Ida Collins of New Orleans; one brother, W. D. Collins of New Orleans; and three grandchildren.


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GREENLAW M
COLLINS
LOUISIANA
LT COL
US AIR FORCE
WORLD WAR II
KOREA
VIETNAM
JANUARY 14 1921
AUGUST 28 1972
BSM – AFCM


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  • Created by: Shawn Bohannon
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67515941
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTC Greenlaw M. Collins (14 Jan 1921–28 Aug 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67515941, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Shawn Bohannon (contributor 47062096) .