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Nottingham
He was the son of George and Ada Collins and the brother of Ada Collins. They lived at 8 Hazlewood Road Hyson Green Nottingham.
In 1911 he was a lace curtain changer.
23 Jun 1917
22
562172 - CWGC Website
267020
Private
1/8th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Loos British Cemetery Grave Reference: XIX A 6
Nottingham Evening Post Roll of Honour 7/7/1917: 'Collins. Killed in action June 23rd 1917 Private G F Collins Sherwood Foresters the only son of Mr and Mrs Collins 8 Hazelwood Road Hyson Green. 'Tis sweet to know we'll meet again where partings are no more and that the one we loved so well has only gone before. From his sorrowing father, mother and sister Mabel.' Research by David Nunn
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