Māori › Sidney Gough Collins Born 22 April 1884 - Died 23 November 1918 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 88275 AWMM Also known asSydney Gough Collins AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM New Zealand Training Unit AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Gravestone, Featherston Cemetery (photo kindly provided by Adele Pentony Graham) - No known copyrigh … View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesSidney Gough AWMM SurnameCollins AWMM Ingoa Also known asSydney Gough Collins AWMM Service numberWWI 88275 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › BirthAWMM 22 April 1884 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM 38 Macauley Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMrs E M Collins (Wife), Charles Street, Kaiapoi, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMM Married AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 88275 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentMechanic/Military AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesAccidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM Died from accident occurring, or disease contracted, while training with or attached to the NZEF in New Zealand AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankDied of Disease AWMM Private AWMM New Zealand Training Unit AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Private Sidney Collins was the son of James and Mary Collins and husband of Ethel M Collins of 23 Cains Avenue, Gonville, Wanganui, New Zealand. Prior to enlistment he was employed as a mechanic by P H Venables. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death23 November 1918 AWMM Age 34 AWMM Featherston, Wellington AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathAccidental Death AWMM Death notes CemeteryFeatherston Cemetery, Western Lake Road, Featherston, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM Grave 17 B AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameFeatherston Cemetery Memorial, Featherston, New Zealand AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Sidney Gough Collins by laying a poppy. Samuel John Collins Sarsfield Collins Sidney Gough Collins Squire Reginald Collins Standford Edward Collins Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Sidney Gough Collins Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21896383 Further Reference Ministry for Culture and Heritage, New Zealand History online. Featherston Cemetery War Memorial. http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/featherston-cemetery-war-memorial Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/643441/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/643441 Further Reference DocumentsThis record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.