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J.Lawton Collins

U.S. Military commander who was simply nicknamed “Lightning Joe” and became a hero at Guadalcanal and Normandy. He graduated from Western Stage in 1917 and was delivered to Germany to control a battalion. He bravely led his device at Guadalcanal via a line of foe sniper fire. Similarly, in Normandy, he led a crucial D-Day breakout. He previously a child and two daughters along with his wife, Gladys. His nephew, Michael Collins, piloted the popular Apollo 11 space objective that transferred two men towards the moon.

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