Elburn Eugene Collins (1915 - 1964)

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Ft. Logan National Cemetery
Section P Site 991,
4400 West Kenyon Avenue, Denver, Co

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: PVT
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Eugene

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1915 - In the year that Elburn Eugene Collins was born, the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

1941 - At the age of 26 years old, Elburn was alive when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

1943 - When this person was 28 years old, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

1961 - This person was 46 years old when on August 13th, East Germany began erection of what would become the Berlin Wall between East and West Berlin. In one day, they installed barbed wire entanglements and fences (called Barbed Wire Sunday in Germany). On August 17th, the first concrete elements and large blocks were put in place.

1964 - In the year of Elburn Eugene Collins's passing, on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

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Elburn Eugene Collins died on May 17, 1964 at 48 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Elburn. Elburn was buried in Ft. Logan National Cemetery Section P Site 991, Denver, Co. Elburn was born on November 14, 1915. There is no information about Elburn's family.

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