Frank Collins (c.1898-1918)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

COLLINS, FRANK. Private. No 301953. 5/6th Battalion The Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Born Brighouse. Lived 49 Handel Street, Golcar. Employed by Messrs Pearson Brothers, Victoria Mills, Golcar. Died of wounds, 19.8.1918, aged 20 years. Buried VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 8, Row BB, Grave 2.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Golcar.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • regiment: Royal Scots
  • died: Monday, August 19, 1918
  • age: 20 years
  • record ID: 575776