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



Four Overseas Service Bars


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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

 Official Badges 

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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   1941-1944, 00GC, Puerto Rican Department

Brigadier General
From Month/Year
- / 1941
To Month/Year
- / 1944
Unit
Puerto Rican Department Unit Page
Rank
Brigadier General
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Location
Not Specified
Country/State
Puerto Rico
 
 
 Patch
 Puerto Rican Department Details

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Type
Command Element
Existing/Disbanded
Deactivated
Parent Unit
Other Commands
Strength
Command
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Jun 1, 2015
   
   
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3 Members Also There at Same Time
Puerto Rican Department

Burress, Withers, LTG, (1916-1954) USA 00GC Brigadier General
Phillips, Thomas, BG, (1917-1950) USA 00GD Brigadier General
Taylor, Victor Vaughn, BG, (1915-1944) Colonel

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