We remember Michael Collins

We remember Michael Collins

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Trinity Without, Ballybricken, Waterford Ireland Source:8968801 Source:8967542 1892
enlistment Waterford Ireland Source:8967542
service British Army Private 10250 Royal Irish Rifles Source:905847
service British Army Private 10250 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion (BEF) Source:8967542
1915
death Killed in Action France Source:7509030 Source:8967542 8th May 1915
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7509030

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Michael
Initials M
Last Name Collins
Source 905847
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10250 Royal Irish Rifles Private
British Army 10250 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion (BEF) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jean36823

External Evidence

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The Collins brothers: Waterford tribute to tragic WW1 family Edward43379
The Irish Times website Jean36823
Irish Times website Jean36823

Multimedia

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Ireland casualties Jean36823
Memorial in glass Jean36823
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Ballybricken Fair, Waterford Patrick63223

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