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Rank and Name, Seaman Second Class Lonnie Allen.
Unit/Placed in, USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24) Carrier, United States Navy.
Lonnie is born on July 1, 1914 in Gila, Arizona.
Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.
Lonnie enlisted the service in Arizona with service number # 9800136.
Lonnie was KIA when the USS Belleau Wood was on a Patrol she shot a Kamikaze Plane who fell on the Flight deck causing fire and explosions, lot of crewmembers lost their lives on Oct. 30 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Lonnie is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
He also has a Memorial Grave at San Carlos Cemetery, San Carlos, Gila County, Arizona, USA.
Thanks to https://www.pacificwrecks.com/ships/usn/CVL-24.html Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html