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Rank and Name, Steward’s Mate First Class Dorvis Allen.
Unit/Placed in, USS Quincy (CA-39) Cruiser, United States Navy.
Dorvis is born 1929 in Pinetucky, Georgia.
Father, Melvin Allen.
Mother, Sarah Allen.
Brother, Corris Allen.
Dorvis enlisted the service in Georgia with service number # 2688539.
Dorvis was KIA during a attack by several vessels from the Japanese Navy in the Battle of Savo Island on Aug. 9, 1942, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Dorvis is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html