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RM3C Wilbur Axel Allen

RM3C Wilbur Axel Allen

Death 11 Jun 1944 (aged 21–22)
At Sea
Burial Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England
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Memorial ID 56287341 · View Source
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Wilbur served as a Radioman Third Class, U.S.S. Partridge (ATO-138), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Hartford County, Connecticut prior to the war.

The Partridge was hit by a German torpedo on its way to the shore of France and sank during the war.

Wilbur was declared "Missing In Action" in this sinking.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 6428116

Wilbur also has a "Cenotaph" in the East Cemetery, Manchester, Connecticut.
( see family links below )

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56287341
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for RM3C Wilbur Axel Allen (1922–11 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56287341, citing Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .