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Corp Grady Wilson Allen
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1911
Davie County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1944, France

US ARMY WWII
ASN 34213113


He was the son of William Asbury Allen and Lelia Jane Lakey of Farmington, Davie County, and Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina. His siblings were Reba G, Viola J, Ethel M, Willie H, Leo G, and Jessie L Allen.

He enlisted in the Army 27 February 1942 at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina.

He fought in Africa, Sicily, and Italy.

He ws killed in France on 25 Aug 1944.

He received the EAMET Medal and the Purple Heart.

His remains were returned, arriving at New York 31 March 1948, on the US Army Transport Ship John L McCarley.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Asbury "Berry" Allen (1878 - 1965)
  Lelia Jane Lakey Allen (1880 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Reba Allen Caudle (1900 - 1986)*
  William Henry Allen (1908 - 1988)*
  Grady Wilson Allen (1911 - 1944)
  Jessie Lea Allen Edgison (1917 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church
Mocksville
Davie County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: May 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70571702
Corp Grady Wilson Allen
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Corp Grady Wilson Allen
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Corp Grady Wilson Allen
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- Duane Edward Cuthrell
 Added: May. 30, 2014
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country, Corporal Allen! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Dec. 15, 2011
 
 
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