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Carl Warren Allen   Rank: Private Service No: F/7172  Service: Carleton and York Regiment, R.C.I.C. 6th Anti-Aircraft Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery   Date of Birth: February 16, 1911 Place of Birth: Pembroke Shore, Yarmouth Co., NS Date of Enlistment: October 5, 1939 Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth, NS Trade: Farmer Martial Status: Married Religion: Baptist Next of Kin: Alice May Allen (Wife) Pembroke Shore, Yarmouth Co., NS     Carl Warren Allen was the son of Vernon Israel and Bessie May Allen, of Pembroke, Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia,  the husband of Alice May Allen, and father of Carl Vernon Allen (aged 6) and Barbara Alice (aged 2) Pembroke, Yarmouth Co., NS.  He had one sister Beatrice, living in Medford, Mass. US. He served in Canada Between September 7, 1939 and September 10, 1943, in the United Kingdom between September 11, 1943 and February 19, 1944 and in Italy from February 20, 1944 until the time of his death, September 18, 1944. Private Allen was severely wounded in action on September 14, 1944 four days prior to his death while serving in Italy.   Date of Death: September 18, 1944 Age at Death: 35 Cemetery: Gradara War Cemetery (Italy) Grave Reference: II, G, 26. Commemorated on page 235 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed every year in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on May 19 Commemorated on the Yarmouth War Memorial Sources Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada
Carl Warren Allen