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Wilford R. Allen Collection

Wilford R. Allen Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Wilford R. Allen
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
IL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
555th Anti-Aircraft Artillery (AAA) Gun Battalion, 101st Division; 104th Division
Location of Service
Camp Hulen, Texas; England Field, Florida; England; France; Germany; Italy
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran re-enlisted after VE Day and was stationed in Italy.

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Interviewer:
Charles White
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Branson Veterans Task Force
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/28798
Subjects:
Allen, Wilford R.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Wilford R. Allen Collection
(AFC/2001/001/28798), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
Branson Veterans Task Force
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2005-06-28
 

 

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