James W. "Jim" Collins
of Navarro County, Texas


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Hopewell Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX
Marker Photo by Karen Rost



Cpl. Jim W. Collins, of Corsicana, was born January 23, 1891, and educated in the rural schools of Navarro County.  On entering the service of the U.S. Army was assigned to the 36th Division, Company K, 142nd Infantry, and went overseas in July, 1918.  Participated in the Champagne sector and in the Meuse-Argonne drive.  Discharged in July, 1919.

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