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James Allen
Birth: Feb. 13, 1849
La Porte
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1933
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

United States Army General. Some consider him the "father" of the Air Force when he was appointed the first Chief of the Aeronautical Division of the Army Signal Corp. Graduating from West Point in 1872, he served in the calvary until he was transferred to the United States Army Signal Corp. He served in Cuba and the Philippines. He became the Chief Signal Officer in 1906. For his service, General Allen received the Distinguished Service Cross. (bio by: Barry Charles) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot 1890
 
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Originally Created by: Barry Charles
Record added: Jul 14, 2004
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- MadelineS
 Added: May. 23, 2014

- Lazer
 Added: May. 18, 2014
Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Dec. 10, 2013
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