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Leroy Pierce Collins Edit Profile

army officer (retired).

Leroy Pierce Collins, American army officer (retired). Awarded Victory medal for World War I; Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, World World War World War II. Member Phi Gamma Delta. Presbyterian.

Background

Collins, Leroy Pierce was born on March 4, 1883 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of Leroy Morey and Clara (Bonesteel) Collins.

Education

Student Union College, Schenectady, 1901-1904. Graduate General Service School, 1924, Army War College, 1925, Naval War College, 1926. Doctor of Science, Union College, 1942.

Career

Served with Troop K, 15th Cavalry as private, corporal, sergeant, 1904-1907. Second in command Lieutenant, field artillery, 1907, advanced through the grades to brigadier general, 1941.

Membership

Member Phi Gamma Delta. Presbyterian.

Connections

Married Constance E. Jones. Children: Howard P., (deceased) Leroy P., Constance E. Enlisted as private United States Army, August.

father:
Leroy Morey Collins

mother:
Clara (Bonesteel) Collins

spouse:
Constance E. Jones

children:
Howard P. Collins

(deceased) Leroy P. Collins

Constance E. Enlisted as private United States Army Collins

Aug Collins