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John Edward Allen Collection

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John Edward Allen Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John Edward Allen
State of Birth:
FL
Home State:
NM
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Prisoner of War
Unknown

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Prisoner of War
Unknown

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1946-1982
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
332nd Fighter Wing (FW), Tuskegee Airmen; Strategic Air Command
Location of Service
Lockbourne Army Air Force Base, Ohio; Tyndall Field, Florida; Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana; Anderson Field, Guam
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1945-1946
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company D, 11th Infantry Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Lewis, Washington
Prisoner of War
Unknown
Service History Note
Veteran was transferred to the Army Air Corps at Moton Field, Tuskegee, Alabama.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
543D and 546 Air Ammunition Squadrons
Location of Service
Okinawa Island, (Ryukyu Islands); Korea; Tachikawa, Japan
Highest Rank
Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [6 items] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Lee Courtnage
Contributor:
Lee Courtnage
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
OASIS of Albuquerque, New Mexico
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/53060
Subjects:
Allen, John Edward
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
John Edward Allen Collection
(AFC/2001/001/53060), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-05-31
 

 

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