James Everett Collins

15 Apr 1919 - 18 Jan 1951

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James Everett Collins

15 Apr 1919 - 18 Jan 1951
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The burial record of James Everett Collins. Cemetery: Rock Island National Cemetery, Location: Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois, United States. Birth: 15 Apr 1919, Death: 18 Jan 1951.

Life Information

James Everett Collins

Born:
Died:

Rock Island National Cemetery

Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: ROCK ISLAND NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION MA SITE 24
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/rockisland.asp
Address: BLDG 118 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL ROCK ISLAND, IL 61299-7090
Phone: (309) 782-2094
VA ID: 3856172

Military Service

CAPTAIN
US MARINE CORPS
KOREAN WAR,WORLD WAR II

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CAPT - US MARINE CORPS - WORLD WAR II, KOREA

Rank

CAPTAIN

Branch

US MARINE CORPS

Conflicts

KOREAN WAR,WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION MA SITE 24

Life timeline of James Everett Collins

1919
James Everett Collins was born on 15 Apr 1919
James Everett Collins was 9 years old when Walt Disney character Mickey Mouse premieres in his first cartoon, "Plane Crazy". Walter Elias Disney was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. As a film producer, Disney holds the record for most Academy Awards earned by an individual, having won 22 Oscars from 59 nominations. He was presented with two Golden Globe Special Achievement Awards and an Emmy Award, among other honors. Several of his films are included in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress.
James Everett Collins was 20 years old when World War II: Nazi Germany and Slovakia invade Poland, beginning the European phase of World War II. World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier. The vast majority of the world's countries—including all of the great powers—eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most global war in history; it directly involved more than 100 million people from over 30 countries. In a state of total war, the major participants threw their entire economic, industrial, and scientific capabilities behind the war effort, blurring the distinction between civilian and military resources. World War II was the deadliest conflict in human history, marked by 50 to 85 million fatalities, most of whom were civilians in the Soviet Union and China. It included massacres, the genocide of the Holocaust, strategic bombing, premeditated death from starvation and disease and the only use of nuclear weapons in war.
James Everett Collins was 25 years old when World War II: The Allied invasion of Normandy—codenamed Operation Overlord—begins with the execution of Operation Neptune (commonly referred to as D-Day), the landing of 155,000 Allied troops on the beaches of Normandy in France. The Allied soldiers quickly break through the Atlantic Wall and push inland in the largest amphibious military operation in history. The Allies of World War II, called the United Nations from the 1 January 1942 declaration, were the countries that together opposed the Axis powers during the Second World War (1939–1945). The Allies promoted the alliance as a means to control German, Japanese and Italian aggression.
James Everett Collins died on 18 Jan 1951 at the age of 31

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