Diamond War Memorial Project

Second Lieutenant Newton Henry Collins

5th Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Regimental Number ----
Born: ---- Died: 1916-04-27 Aged: -- Enlisted: ------


Only son of Dr and Mrs Collins, Laghey, County Donegal.

Newton Henry Collins was born in 1889 at Laghey, and was educated at Mountjoy School, Dublin. He received his commission in the Inniskillings in March 1915, and prior to going overseas was stationed for a time in Londonderry.