John Collins

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Kirkaldy
  • Service no: S/7051
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 36
  • Date of Death: 05.11.1914
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 38

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: St Clements, Forfarshire
  • Address: 1 Milnbank Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    Thomas Collins

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Georgina Garnet Wishart (formally Collins) 17 Overton Rd, Kirkaldy

  • Children:

    Allan, born 26.05.1903, George, born 23.06.1905, Annie, born 23.04.1908 & Johan, born 05.03.1913

More about John Collins

John has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial.

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