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is honored on Panel 14E, Line 55 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • Thank You

    Posted on 12/31/17 - by Lucy Micik
    Dear Sp4 Jack Collins,
    Thank you for your service as a Combat Engineer. Today is the last day of 2017, Happy New Year, and it is the 7th Day of Christmas. It is so important for us all to acknowledge the sacrifices of those like you who answered our nation's call. Please watch over America, it stills needs your strength, courage and faithfulness. Rest in peace with the angels.
  • Jack Collins

    Posted on 6/10/14
    Jack I am glad you have finally gotten your dues it has been a long time coming so long ago but yet so close It still makes me sad to just look at your picture and remember the fun times

    I think of your family often when January comes around even now
  • Remembering an old friend

    Posted on 6/10/14 - by Joe Malechek
    I think of you often Jack, especially the great times we went Grinny hunting in the fresh cut hay fields at the Nason farm. You were always eager to do most anything, including being a hero to our great nation. I got your picture from my cousin that you were dating at the time. We will remember you forever.
  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 4/2/14 - by Curt Carter
    Dear SP4 Jack Larell Collins, sir

    As an American, I would like to thank you for your service and for your sacrifice made on behalf of our wonderful country. The youth of today could gain much by learning of heroes such as yourself, men and women whose courage and heart can never be questioned.

    May God allow you to read this, and may He allow me to someday shake your hand when I get to Heaven to personally thank you. May he also allow my father to find you and shake your hand now to say thank you; for America, and for those who love you.

    With respect, Sir

    Curt Carter
  • We Remember

    Posted on 5/26/08 - by Robert Sage
    Jack is buried at Clinton Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton,Iowa.
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