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Rank and Name, Captain Johnson Butler Allen.
Unit/Placed in, 21st Reconnaissance Troop, 21st Infantry Division.
Johnson Butler Allen was on a Transport Plane from Bougainville to Guadacanal with Several others, but the pane never arrived there.
Johnson is born 1913 in Bexar, Texas.
Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.
Johnson enlisted the service in Texas with service number # 0-3880580.
Johnson’s Transport Mate’s on-board the plane a C-46 were,
1st Lt. Richard O. Haralson Pilot
1st Lt. Jack W. Glover Co Pilot
S/Sgt. Norman L. Myers Navigator/Engineer
Sgt. Daniel Bate Jr. Radio Operator/Engineer
Mr. Tec. Sgt. William E. Lane Loadmaster
Pvt. Charles H. Bakewell Loadmaster
Fl. Nurse Eloise M. Richardson Nurse
Lt. Col. Everett B. Mersereau Infantry
Capt. Johnson B. Allen Infantry
1st Lt. George S. Gerst Combat Engineer
1st Lt. Wayburn W. Schossow Signal Company
2nd Lt. Richard A. Butler Signal Company
2nd Lt. Eloise M. Richardson Medical Squadron
2nd Lt. Carol J. Kowalski Postal Unit
2nd Lt. Harold R. Galbraiht Administration Corps
S/Sgt. Robert E. Quinn Band Member
Sgt. Wilbert E. Sann Photo Squadron
Phm3c William D. Hay Pharmasist
Stm3c Alex M. Kondrick Steward
Pfc. Frederick A. Westenfolder Private First Class
Johnson died when the Plane not arrived at Guadalcanal, and the search party no delivered on May 19, 1945, he is honored with a Silver Star Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Johnson is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Thanks to Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html