Petty Officer Stoker Denis Collins

Royal Navy, HMS Indefatigable

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 38)

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Record:
COLLINS, DENIS
Additional information:
Son of Denis Collins, of Queenstown; husband of Hannah Cecilia Collins, of 9, Harbour View, Queenstown, Co. Cork.
Cemetery:
PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
14.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Collins, Denis
Memorial:
Hm Prison Service Rolls Of Honour (WMR 40807)
Location:
Parkhurst, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Brixton Postmen Roll of Honour WW1 (WMR 72527)
Location:
Brixton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
East Wickham And Welling War Memorial Hall (WMR 12677)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Zion Methodist Church (WMR 2741)
Location:
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Redbourn - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67137)
Location:
Redbourn, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Hm Prison Camp Hill Prison Officers WW1 (WMR 40799)
Location:
Parkhurst, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Sunbury (WMR 23802)
Location:
Sunbury On Thames, Surrey
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Tunbridge Wells (WMR 1540)
Location:
Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Welling (WMR 12679)
Location:
Welling, Greater London
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Skipton Baptist Church (WMR 47367)
Location:
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Shipley, Saltaire and Windhill - WW1 (WMR 28658)
Location:
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Skipton Baptist Church and School - WW1 (WMR 47368)
Location:
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
Brighouse (WMR 2738)
Location:
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, D
Memorial:
St Chads Church Roll Of Honour (WMR 15493)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside

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Name:
Private Collins
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
4 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: 141 (Secunderabad) Field Ambulance (page 182)
Name:
Private J Collins
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
26 May 1916
Diary:
2 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: 141 (Secunderabad) Field Ambulance (page 178)
Name:
Captain H S Collins
Context:
commander
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 138)
Name:
Captain H S Collins
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 137)
Name:
Captain H S Collins
Context:
commander
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 137)
Name:
Captain H S Collins
Context:
award
Date:
4 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 159)
Name:
Private K Collins
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
4 Jun 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 25)