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F1 Murray Glen Allan
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Birth: unknown
Death: Nov. 13, 1942

Son of Mrs. Mary Allan, of Meaford, Ontario, Canada.

Murray served as a Fireman First Class, U.S.S. Juneau (CL-52), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Virginia prior to the war.

Murrany was declared "Missing In Action" in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal during the war.

The Juneau, in the early morning hours in near pitch darkness, was first struck on the port side by a torpedo causing a severe list. The Juneau, once dawn broke, then tried to return to Espiritu Santo for repairs along with the battle damaged U.S.S. Helena and U.S.S. San Francisco, when the Juneau was again hit by a torpedo from Japanese I-26 causing her to sink.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 2663334

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )
 
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
 
Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56780842
F1 Murray Glen Allan
Added by: South Africa War Graves Project
 
F1 Murray Glen Allan
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NARA records list his Next of Kin's Home of Record as Ontario, Canada...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Apr. 5, 2016
3rd cousin 2x removed
- Rubbings
 Added: Nov. 13, 2012

- LesK
 Added: Jul. 14, 2012
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