Virginia Heroes

Edward Pershing Collins

Corporal, Army

Born: August 9, 1918
Hometown: Alleghany County, VA
Entered: March 6, 1942
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: October 12, 1944
Died In: Holland

Served with the HQ Company, 3rd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division. Attended Andrew Lewis High School. He is buried in Sherwood Burial Park, Salem, VA.

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