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2LT Clarence E. Allen

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2LT Clarence E. Allen

Birth
Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 12 Oct 1944 (aged 23)
Düsseldorf, Stadtkreis Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 60, Site 11754
Memorial ID 189416565 View Source
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2nd Lt Clarence E. Allen was born in Los Angeles County, California. He enlisted in the Air Corps on July 7, 1942. He was a member of the 395th Fighter Squadron, 368th fighter group. He was based in England when he left on a dive bombing mission to Aachen German on October 12, 1944. The mission was attacked by ME 109's and the P-47 he was piloting was shot down, crashing near Aachan. His remains were identified in 2017.

Lt. Allen is also remembered on the Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial.


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  • Created by: Anne Cady
  • Added: 3 May 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 189416565
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/189416565/clarence-e.-allen : accessed ), memorial page for 2LT Clarence E. Allen (12 Feb 1921–12 Oct 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 189416565, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Anne Cady (contributor 46985237) .