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b. 04/12/1859 Amsterdam, Netherlands. d. 16/04/1917 New York.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 13, 20-22/06/1900 China.

 

Allen was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and after entering the navy Allen was sent to China to fight in the Boxer Rebellion.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Fighting with the relief expedition of the Allied forces on 13, 20, 21, and 22 June 1900, Allen distinguished himself by meritorious conduct.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: EVERGREENS CEMETERY, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK.

NAZARETH SECTION, LOT 1251.

 

Edward G. Allen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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