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PFC Elba William Collins

PFC Elba William Collins

Birth
Colebrook, Coos County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 22 Dec 1944 (aged 26)
Burial Northumberland, Coos County, New Hampshire, USA
Plot F-133
Memorial ID 88771557 · View Source
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Elba was the son of Wallace Collins and Nellie S. Parker.

On Aug 3, 1941 in Manchester he enlisted in the U.S. Army. He was a Private First Class in the 328 Infantry 26 Infantry Division in World War II.

On Feb 14, 1942 in Colebrook he married Roberta Lee Emerson, daughter of Robert James Emerson and Zilpha Elizabeth Lee.

Elba was killed in Europe in 1944 while overseas in World War II.

On April 12, 1946 in Groveton his widow, Roberta, married Edward Logie Robertson, son of Charles Logie Robertson and Anna Ruth Sullivan. Later they divorced.



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  • Created by: Shirley Mitchell
  • Added: 19 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 88771557
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Elba William Collins (3 Mar 1918–22 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 88771557, citing Northumberland Cemetery, Northumberland, Coos County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Mitchell (contributor 47472285) .