Allen, Robert G., Pvt

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Last Rank
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Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 745, 101st Airborne Division
Service Years
1942 - 1944


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Casualty Info
Home Town
Deer Lodge, Powell County
Last Address
Independence, Missouri

Casualty Date
Oct 07, 1944
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Gun, Small Arms Fire
WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Netherlands, Netherlands
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot G, Row 2, Grave 6

 Official Badges 

Netherlands Orange Lanyard

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
World War II Fallen
  1944, World War II Fallen [Verified]

 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Basic Parachutist (1 Combat Jump)

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) 101st Airborne Division
  1943-1944, 745, RHHC, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) 101st Airborne Division
  1943-1944, 745, 101st Airborne Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Normandy Campaign (1944)/Operation Overlord/D-Day Airborne Landings
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)/Operation Market Garden
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Pvt. Robert Allen served with Headquarters Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division.

He was wounded during the invasion of France.

He died of his wounds near Opheusden, Neder-Betuwe Municipality, Gelderland, Netherlands, an area much fought over by the 101st and the Germans during Operation Market Garden.

He was initially interred in Molenhoek Cemetery near Nijmegan, Holland.
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