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    Default Sqd Ldr Montgue Cecil Collins info wanted

    Career details please of Squadron Leader Montagu Collins, who was involved in the Dublin Incident on day one of WW2.Tgank you

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    Hello,

    For starters, I can tell you that 24142 G/Cpt Montague Cecil COLLINS RAF, received a Mention in the New Year's Honour List, on 14 January, 1944.

    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/...36329/page/286

    And a CBE(M), on 8 June, 1945 (King's Birthday Honours List).

    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/...upplement/2582

    Col
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    thank you gentlemen. Collins seems to have an uneventful war compared with the pilot of the Saro Lerwick in Dublin Bay that day.

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