Edward Ernest Robert Victor COLLINS


COLLINS, Edward Ernest Robert Victor

Service Number: 3141
Enlisted: 1 September 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Uraidla, South Australia, 30 March 1890
Home Town: Maylands, Norwood Payneham St Peters, South Australia
Schooling: Public School, Uraidla, South Australia
Occupation: Driver
Died: Killed in Action, Zonnebeke Belgium, 14 October 1917, aged 27 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Commemorated on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Crafers WW1 Memorial, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), Norton Summit Uraidla Methodist Sunday School Roll of Honor, St Peters Heroes War Memorial, Uraidla War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

1 Sep 1916: Enlisted
16 Dec 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3141, 50th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
16 Dec 1916: Embarked Private, SN 3141, 50th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Berrima, Adelaide

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