|Object Name||Record, military|
|Scope & Content||
Name: Allen, Harry Samuel
Present Address: 329 Prince George St., Laurel, Md
Address on Entering Service:
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 160 lbs
Birth Place:Baltimore, Md
Birth Date: May 25, 1924
Married or Single:SIngle
U.S. Citizen: yes
Father's Name: Harry S.
Mother's Maiden Name:
Wife's Maiden Name:
Date and Place of Induction or Enlistment:May 23, 1944; Baltimore, Md. (commissioned) Enlisted Dec. 14, 1942
Date and Place of Separation:Oct. 22, 1945; Ft. George G. Meade
Education:8 yrs. elementary; 4 high; 1.5 college
Service School Attended: Adv. Pilot
Highest Rank Held: 1st Lt.
Rank on Discharge:
Battles and Campaigns: Central European North Apennines; Rhineland
Decorations and Citations:Air Medal with 4 oak leaf clusters; European African Middle Eastern Service Medal
Wounds Received in Action:
Total Length of Service 1 yr. 5 mos.(commissioned) 1 yr. 5 mos. (enlisted)
Continental Service: 7 mos. 16 days (commissioned) 1 yr. 5 mos. (enlisted)
Foreign Service: 9 mos. 14 days
Reason and Authority for Separation: Demobilization - Honorable Discharge
Note: Killed in air crash March 14, 1952.
|Collection||Selective Service Records|