Allen, James Rodgers, Gen

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Last Rank
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
900-Air Officer Commanding, Air Force Academy
Last AFSC Group
Education and Training
Primary Unit
1979-1983, 2, United States European Command (USEUCOM)
Service Years
1944 - 1983
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Alexandria, VA

Date of Passing
Aug 11, 1992
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Sec. 6, Site 8507-A

 Official Badges 

US European Command Strategic Command Supreme Headquarters Allied Forces Europe (SHAPE) Headquarters Air Force

United States Air Forces Europe Air Force Commander Air Force Retired Headquarters Command, USAF

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
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Aviator (Command)

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
13th Air Force18th Fighter Group18th Fighter-Bomber Wing5th Air Force
71st Fighter-Interceptor SquadronUS Army (USA)United States European Command (USEUCOM)Headquarters Plans and Programs, Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)
33rd Tactical Fighter Wing4th Tactical Fighter Squadron12th Tactical Fighter Wing2nd Air Division
3615th Pilot Training Wing (Staff)19th Air DivisionStrategic Air Command (SAC)Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)
US Air Force Academy (Staff)Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe (SHAPE)
  1949-1949, AAF MOS 1055, 13th Air Force
  1949-1951, AAF MOS 1055, 18th Fighter Group
  1949-1951, AAF MOS 1055, 18th Fighter-Bomber Wing
  1951-1951, 21, 5th Air Force
  1951-1953, 1131A, 71st Fighter-Interceptor Squadron
  1953-1956, US Army (USA)
  1956-1959, 26, United States European Command (USEUCOM)
  1959-1964, 71, Headquarters Plans and Programs, Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)
  1965-1966, 26, 33rd Tactical Fighter Wing
  1965-1966, AAF MOS 2161, 4th Tactical Fighter Squadron
  1965-1966, 66, 12th Tactical Fighter Wing
  1965-1966, 00066, 2nd Air Division
  1966-1968, 1411, 3615th Pilot Training Wing (Staff)
  1968-1972, 71, Headquarters Plans and Programs, Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)
  1972-1972, 26, 19th Air Division
  1972-1973, 1441Z, Strategic Air Command (SAC)
  1974-1974, 99000, HQ USAF, Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)
  1974-1977, 900, US Air Force Academy (Staff)
  1977-1979, 36, Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe (SHAPE)
  1979-1983, 2, United States European Command (USEUCOM)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 World War II
  1950-1953 Korean War
  1961-1973 Vietnam War
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military AcademyCommand and General Staff CollegeGeorge Washington UniversityIndustrial College of the Armed Forces, Washington, D.C.
University of Denver
  1944-1948, United States Military Academy
  1956-1960, Command and General Staff College
  1961-1965, George Washington University
  1961-1965, Industrial College of the Armed Forces, Washington, D.C.
  1975-1975, University of Denver
 My Aircraft/Missiles
P-51/F-51 Mustang  F-80/P-80 Shooting Star  F-86 Sabre  F-4 Phantom  
AT-6 Texan  F-100 Super Sabre  T-37 Tweet  T-38 Talon  
B-52 Stratofortress (Buff)  KC-135 Stratotanker  
  1949-1951, P-51/F-51 Mustang
  1949-1951, F-80/P-80 Shooting Star
  1951-1953, F-86 Sabre
  1965-1968, F-4 Phantom
  2003-2003, AT-6 Texan
  2003-2003, F-100 Super Sabre
  2003-2003, T-37 Tweet
  2003-2003, T-38 Talon
  2003-2003, B-52 Stratofortress (Buff)
  2003-2003, KC-135 Stratotanker
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