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PFC Edward C Allen
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Birth: 1919
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 1944, France

Article on Edward Allen's death

Edward married Agnes Gluck who lived at Neuman's Lane, Martinsville, at time of death. Together, they had a daughter born in 1944, Barbara Louise. He was the son of Mr and Mrs Charles Edward and Mazie (possibly Minerd) Allen of North Plainfield. He was 25 at the time of death. He entered the Army in August 1941. He was survived by wife, daughter, and sister Beatrice born about 1918.

World War II
Rank: Private First Class, U.S. Army
Service Number: 32168594
Awards: Purple Heart
Regiment: 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division

Name: Edward C Allen
Birth Year: 1919
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: New Jersey
State of Residence: New Jersey
County or City: Somerset

Enlistment Date: 22 Aug 1941
Enlistment State: New Jersey
Enlistment City: Trenton
Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the Philippine Department
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: Grammar school
Civil Occupation: Attendants, filling stations and parking lots
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 6'9"
Weight: 130
Family links: 
  Charles E Allen (1891 - 1961)
  Mazie C Allen (1895 - 1968)
  Beatrice Allen (1916 - 1999)*
  Edward C Allen (1919 - 1944)
*Calculated relationship
PFC S INF 4 DIV New Jersey

Note: Entered the service from New Jersey.
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot A Row 16 Grave 13
Maintained by: genielady2012
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56641782
PFC Edward C Allen
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PFC Edward C Allen
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Thank you for your service to your country. Rest in Peace.
- Carolyn Thomas Gratton
 Added: May. 23, 2015

- Cubbiegirl
 Added: Jun. 6, 2009

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