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Sgt Billy James Allen
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Birth: Aug. 6, 1921
Norton
Norton County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 6, 1950, North Korea

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Sergeant Allen served in the:
United States Army
7th Infantry Division
57th Field Artillery Battalion
Battery A

His Army enlistment date/place/Serial Number was:
05/03/1943
Denver, Colorado
37345554

His civilian occupation at enlistment was:
"Attendants, filling stations and parking lots"

He went Missing in Action:
While fighting near Hagaru, North Korea
(his remains were not recovered)

His name is inscribed on the:
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial

Sergeant Allen was awarded the:
Purple Heart
Korean Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Korean Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal

He was the son of:
James Clifford Allen
(07/13/1896 - 03/17/1960)
Bonnie Louella Spickerman Allen
(04/27/1905 - 03/05/1996)

He was the twin brother of:
Betty Jean Allen Lorimor Greenwood
(08/06/1921 - 10/10/1973)

He was the husband of:
Spouse's name unknown at this time

He was the father of:
Son's name unknown at this time
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Clifford Allen (1896 - 1960)
  Bonnie Louella Spickerman Allen (1905 - 1996)
 
 Sibling:
  Billy James Allen (1921 - 1950)
  Betty Jean Allen (1921 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
SERVED WW2 & KOREA
The base of his parents' stone says:
"IN MEMORY OF BILLY WHO WAS LOST IN ACTION"
 
Burial:
Norton Cemetery *
Norton
Norton County
Kansas, USA
*Cenotaph [?]
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: cjkindall
Record added: Mar 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50077218
Sgt Billy James Allen
Added by: cjkindall
 
Sgt Billy James Allen
Added by: Bill Posson
 
Sgt Billy James Allen
Added by: Jennifer Nordyke Hart
 
 
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To Cousin Billy, One of the "Chosin Few" Will place flag in your honor at next reunion of "Chosin Few" 2013.Rest in Peace. You are not forgotten.
- Bill Posson
 Added: Oct. 14, 2012
Thank you for your service to our country, Sergeant Allen! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Jun. 25, 2011
 
 
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