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James Francis Collier


1928 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
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James Francis Collier

AGE: 88 •

James Francis Collier was born December 27th, 1928 in Roxbury, Massachusetts to Henry F. Collier & Annie E. Mitchell.

He served honorably and with distinction in the U.S. Army Signal Corp, serving in the Korean War and the Vietnam War. He retired as SFC after 24 years of service. He received the United Nations Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, 1st OLC, Korean Service Medal, AFEM, Meritorious Unit Citation, 2nd A.W.D., Good Conduct Medal, 5th A.W.D., Army Commendation Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and 4 O/S Bars.

He was employed by The U.S. Post Office for two years, then worked for Bell Telephones for 20 years. James was a rabid Red Sox fan...
Published in Asbury Park Press on Feb. 5, 2017
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