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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