Jack Collins

Pte Jack Collins

Regiment: Cameron Highlanders

Date of death: August 20th 1944

Buried at St Desir War Cemetetary, France.

Memorial stone in lower graveyard of Lumb Baptist.

Jack was in the 5th Battalion Queen's Own Highlanders, and was the son of William Henry and Mary Jane Collins.

The grave inscription reads, "He was worthy of everlasting love". Those buried in St Desir cemetary died in the final stages of the campaign following Normandy landings in pursuit of German forces towards the Seine.