PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Allen, Charles S.
Date of birth: Unknown
Nationality:  American
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: First Lieutenant
Unit: Marine Fighter Squadron 323
Action: Citation:
"First Lieutenant Charles S. Allen is awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for heroism and extraordinary achievement in aerial flight as Pilot of a Fighter Plane in Marine Fighter Squadron THREE HUNDRED TWENTY-THREE in action against enemy Japanese forces in the Ryukyu Islands Area on 25 May 1945. Destroying two enemy aircraft in aerial combat, First Lieutenant Allen contributed materially to the success of his squadron. His gallant devotion to duty was in keeping with the highest traditions of the United States Naval Service."
 
 
 
  Provide alterations or additional information
Information source(s):   - The Distinguished Flying Cross Society
This website is an initiative of STIWOT. All rights reserved © 2002-2017. Privacy statement, cookies, disclaimer and copyright.
Other projects of STIWOT are: Go2War2.com, TracesOfWar.com, WO2Actueel.nl, Oorlogsmusea.nl, STIWOT Forum, STIWOT Reizen and Tweede-Wereldoorlog.nl.
Webhosting by Vevida.