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Wilson, Allen Hardin

Rank and Name, Machinist’s Mate Second Class Allen Hardin Wilson

Unit/Placed in, USS Edsall (DD-219) Destroyer, United States Navy.


Allen is born approx. on 1920 in West Virginia.

Father, Albert Lee Wilson.

Mother, Martha Wilson.

Brother(s), Marlin Wilson.


Allen enlisted the service in West Virginia with service number # 2582073.


Allan was KIA when the USS Edsall was came to pick up the survivors from the Tanker Pecos and got shelled by various Japanese vessels and planes on March 1, 1942/died on, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Allen is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.


Thanks to, http://www.navsource.org/archives/05/219.htm

Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano

National Historian

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

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


Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/

USS Edsall (DD-219) Destroyer
Various hits
USS Edsall burns and sinking
His rank Machinist's Mate Second Class
Memorial Crew List
Newspaper clip