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PFC Thomas Collins, Jr

Death 9 Sep 1944 (aged 23)
Burial Springwater, Livingston County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 72778152 · View Source
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Husband of Fauniel Faye Collins who resided in Rochester, New York.

Son of Thomas Collins, Sr. who resided in Wayland, New York.

Thomas served as a Private First Class in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Steuben County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on November 17, 1942 in Rochester, New York. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

Thomas was "Killed In Action" during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 32550439

His brother, S2 Bernard George Collins of Rochester, New York, was also declared "Missing In Action" in the war.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Burial Location found by:
Anne Cady





  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 5 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 72778152
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Thomas Collins, Jr (5 May 1921–9 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 72778152, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Springwater, Livingston County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .