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Allen, Sam

Rank and Name, Private Sam Allen.

Unit/Placed in, 162nd Infantry Regiment, 41st Infantry Division “Sunsetters”.

 

Sam is born on Nov. 11, 1917 in Harlan County, Kentucky.

 

Mother, Grace Witt.

 

Sam enlisted the service in Kentucky with service number # 35803344.

 

Sam was KIA during the defend on the Beaches of Biak, New Guinea on, June 7, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

Sam 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

P.O.W. info, Wes Injerd and Dwight Rider, http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html  AirForce, Rolland Swank NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Familysearch.com, https://www.familysearch.org

Philippine Scouts Heritage Society,http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Marines Info Geoffrey Roecker, https://missingmarines.com/   

Medals Info, http://www.honorstates.org    

Hendriks Webdesign, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/

162nd Infantry Regiment
41st Infantry Division
Casualty list
His rank Private