Everett Collins Purple heart and Bronze Star
can any one tell me about my uncle Everett , I know he was in WWII and Korea but had no ideal he had these medals. He was a great guy and I loved him dearly.
He had no children . How would I go about finding out what company he was with?
Funeral service for Everett Thurman Collins of Salem Ark will be at 2 pm Wed Dec 30 1987. In Megee Estes Chaple Salem Ark. Burial will be in the Salem Cemetery.
Mr Collins died Monday Dec 28 1987 In West Plains Healt care center . He was born Feb 12 1925 in Sharp Co Ark. to Andy and Lizzy (Jones) Collins.
On Nov 30 1966 he was married to Odelsa M. Collins who preceded him in death Jan 29 1985.
Mr Collins was retired from the U.S. Army in 1963 after serving 23 years. He served in WWII and the Korean conflict and was awared the Bronze Star and the Purle Heart. He had worked on pipeline constuction thoughout the United States after his retirment.
Thank you Jennie