Then to Mitchell Field, NY for crew assignment. So, we slept in our wet shoes. On February 5,word was sent around to get what you could carry and be prepared to move. You were put in barracks according to the state you lived in.
At 16, he was already working a full-time job repairing aircraft wings for the Navy. Click photo to enlarge. Allen served in the Army during the war, and switched to the Air Force later on.
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