Pvt. Claude Collins, of Corsicana, was born
January 5, 1894, and educated in the rural schools of Navarro County. Entered the service June 8, 1917, and was attached to Troop F, 1st Texas
Cavalry. Went overseas in May, 1918. Participated in the St. Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne drives. Discharged in January, 1919.
History of Texas World War Heroes - World War 1