Sgt Donal George Allen

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Sgt Donal George Allen

Post by georgetanksherman » Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:18 pm

Greetings, looking for info on Sgt Donald George Allen, R/93436, R.C.A.F. 416 Squadron, Died on May 28, 1942. Buried Dyce Old Churchyard, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. Found he was flying a Spitfire, cause of crash has not been found.

1) story said he was killed while training

2) another said he was killed in action

If anyone has any info on this I sure would appreciate the help !

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Re: Sgt Donal George Allen

Post by Temujin » Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:45 pm

#18 OTU, Sgt Allen was killed when Hampden aircraft # X2968 crashed near the aerodrome at Uper Heyford

Source: “They Shall Not Grow Old”

I’ll check for other info


EDIT. WRONG MAN, sorry, their are TWO men named DONALD GEORGE ALLEN who both died in WW2.

The Donald George Allen above was also a Sgt (Pilot) and his Service Number was R78183.

I’ll post the right man in the next post

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Re: Sgt Donal George Allen

Post by Temujin » Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:53 pm

Here’s the info on Donald George Allen, R93436
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Re: Sgt Donal George Allen

Post by georgetanksherman » Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:40 pm

Thanks for the clarification Temujin. Hope all is well !

Cheers

George

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