|Birth: ||Jul. 24, 1920|
La Porte County
|Death: ||Dec. 5, 1944, Belgium|
Private in the 489th Armored Field Artillery Battalion, 7th Armored Division. He died Dec 5, 1944 in Belgium. Exact last location is unknown at this time.
I would like to thank John van Wekberg of Maasbracht, Netherlands for being a caretaker and adopting Pvt. Allen.
John has provided the following information:
Pvt. Arthur Ray Allen was born July 24, 1920, La Porte County, Indiana and entered the military on January 5, 1943. Received training at Ft. Buss, Shreveport Louisiana and Camp Pickett, Virginia.
He is survived by his wife, Helen Piller Allen and two daughters, parents Arthur Allen Sr.and Mrs Maude Murray, sister Mrs. Florence Johns and three brothers, Charles W. Robert and Jack. His grandmother was Dora Snavely.
Note: Entered the service from Indiana.
Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Plot: Plot L, Row 11, Grave 14
Maintained by: Son of the 7th
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56296274