We remember Henry Collins

We remember Henry Collins

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling James Chissum Collins Source:9593245 1887
1889
sibling William Collins Source:9593245 1889
1890
sibling Amy Eleanor Collins Source:9593245 1890
1892
sibling Dora H Collins Source:9593245 1892
1897
birth Poplar, London United Kingdom Source:9593350 Source:9556766 3rd March 1897
1899
sibling Joseph Collins Source:9593245 1899
1901
location 19 Duff Street, Poplar United Kingdom parents address Source:9593245 1901
1901
dates Age 4 Source:9593245 1901
1903
sibling Eliza Collins Source:9593298 1903
1906
sibling Christopher Patrick Known As Paddy Collins Source:9593298 1906
1911
location 36 Sophia Street, Poplar United Kingdom parents address Source:9593298 1911
1911
dates Age 14 Source:9593298 1911
1911
employment Wire machinist Poplar, london United Kingdom Source:9593298 1911
1915
employment Boiler scaler Unknown United Kingdom Source:9556652 10th December 1915
1915
enlistment Poplar, London United Kingdom Source:9556652 10th December 1915
1915
dates Age 19 Source:9556652 10th December 1915
1915
location 22 Sherbutt Street, Poplar, London United Kingdom Source:9556652 10th December 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9556752 25th September 1916
1916
service British Army 2nd regiment South staffordshire Source:9556652 September 1916
1917
events Regimental conduct hearing Military Discipline Field France Source:9646963 22nd October 1917
1918
hospitalisation Gun shot wound to left hand. Witnessed that he had lost the top of his left middle finger. Hospital/Institution Source:9556686 22nd August 1918
1918
discharge Source:9647143 27th December 1918
1918
location 22 Sophia Street Poplar United Kingdom their own address Source:9647143 27th December 1918
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9647514 27th December 1918
1921
marriage Anne Desmond Source:9556539 March 1921
1929
children Eileen M Colins Source:9556539 December 1929
1931
children Henry Bernard Collins Source:9556539 2nd July 1931
1937
children Terence Christopher Collins Source:9556539 12th July 1937
1939
employment Engineers labourer St Georges in the East Hospital Stepney, London United Kingdom Source:9593350 1939
1939
location His works address was St George's in the East Hospital, Stepney, london. He was not residing there United Kingdom away from home address Source:9593350 1939
1940
children Kathleen Collins Source:9556539 June 1940
1968
location 15 Blomville Road Dagenham, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9646296 24th February 1968
service British Army Private 202613 South Staffordshire Regiment Source:903759
1968
death Not War Related Died in hospital due to lung cancer Havering, london United Kingdom Source:9646296 Source:9556513 24th February 1968
1968
dates Age 71 Source:9556539 March 1968

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry
Initials H
Last Name Collins
Source 903759
First Names Henry
Initials H
Last Name Collins
Source 9556652
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
15 Blomville Road Dagenham, London United Kingdom their own address known 24th February 1968
19 Duff Street, Poplar United Kingdom parents address known 1901
22 Sherbutt Street, Poplar, London United Kingdom known 10th December 1915
22 Sophia Street Poplar United Kingdom their own address known 27th December 1918
36 Sophia Street, Poplar United Kingdom parents address known 1911
His works address was St George's in the East Hospital, Stepney, london. He was not residing there United Kingdom away from home address known 1939
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 202613 South Staffordshire Regiment Private
British Army 2nd regiment South staffordshire
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eileen M Colins daughter December 1929
Henry Bernard Collins son 2nd July 1931
Kathleen Collins daughter June 1940
Terence Christopher Collins son 12th July 1937
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen Collins mother
James Collins father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Chissum Collins brother 1887
William Collins brother 1889
Amy Eleanor Collins sister 1890
Dora H Collins sister 1892
Joseph Collins brother 1899
Eliza Collins sister 1903
Christopher Patrick Known As Paddy Collins brother 1906
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anne Desmond wife March 1921
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-12-10 0"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Roman Catholic

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Registration of birth in June 1897 Janet112012

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Date of death Janet112012
Marriage to Anne Desmond Janet112012
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Henry Collins likeness Janet112012
History from enlistment to posting Janet112012
Register of birth Janet112012
1901 census Janet112012
1911 census Janet112012
1939 census Janet112012
Probate Janet112012
Regimental conduct offence Janet112012
Protection certificate and certificate of identity Janet112012
Record of military history of injuries and medals Janet112012
Military medals Janet112012
Regimental diary Janet112012
Henry's war medals Janet112012

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