Collins, James Lawton, Sr., MG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1944-1946, 00GC, 5th Service Command
Service Years
1907 - 1946

Field Artillery

Major General



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Home State
Louisiana
Louisiana
Year of Birth
1882
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Collins, James Lawton, Sr., MG.
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Algiers, Louisiana
Last Address
Unknown

Date of Passing
Jun 30, 1963
 
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot: Sec 34 Sit 121-A

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US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

United States Army General. The father of astronaut Michael Collins, he served
as aide-de-camp to General John J. Pershing during the Philippine Insurrection,
the Mexican Punititve Expedition and in France during World War I. During World
War II he commanded the Puerto Rican Division and the 5th Service Command. He
retired in 1946.

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   1917-1918, 1st Battalion, 7th Artillery

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Unit
1st Battalion, 7th Artillery Unit Page
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Major
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Country/State
France
 
 
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 1st Battalion, 7th Artillery Details

1st Battalion, 7th Artillery
Type
Ground Unit
Existing/Disbanded
Not Specified
Parent Unit
Field Artillery Units
Strength
Battalion
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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2018
   
   
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