Keith ALLEN

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ALLEN, Keith

Service Number: 401359
Enlisted: 2 February 1941, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: No. 49 Squadron (RAF)
Born: Prahran, Victoria, 30 January 1911
Home Town: Brighton, Bayside, Victoria
Schooling: Wesely College, Melbourne
Occupation: Audit clerk
Died: Killed in Action (flying battle), North Sea, 20 June 1942, aged 31 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
At sea RAAF Aircrew lost over NW Europe with with no known grave are commemorated on the Runnymede (Air Forces) Memorial to the Missing
Memorials: Air Forces Memorial (Runnymede Memorial), Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

2 Feb 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2, SN 401359, Melbourne, Victoria
3 Feb 1941: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2, SN 401359, Empire Air Training Scheme
20 Jun 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 401359, No. 49 Squadron (RAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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Biography

49 Squadron

Rank - Sergeant - Air Observer

Sports played, Rugby Union, Tennis, Swimming

Son of James Gordon Allen and Mabel Allen, of Elwood, Victoria, Australia. Brother of Mrs C.J.W Farform