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Allen, Walter Edmond
Walter Edmond Allen
Corporal, U.S. Army
Service Number 34337701
Died while Prisoner of War
Died February 28, 1951 in Korea
Corporal Allen was a member of the 2nd Engineer Combat Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy near Kunu-ri, North Korea on November 30, 1950 and died while a prisoner on February 28, 1951. Corporal Allen was awarded the Prisoner of War Medal, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.