Allen, Terry de la Mesa Jr.

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Allen, Terry de la Mesa Jr. Gender: M
born on 13 April 1929 at 15:45 (= 3:45 PM )
Place El Paso, Texas, 31n46, 106w29
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 23°30' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 18°25 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 18°19'

Terry de la Mesa Jr. Allen (At center)


American fourth-generation soldier, the son of retired U.S. Army Major General Terry de la Mesa Allen Sr. He achieved the rank of lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army. He served with the 1st Infantry Division, which his father had commanded with distinction during World War II. Allen was killed in an ambush in South Vietnam on 17 October 1967 while leading his battalion against the Viet Cong near Lai Khe, northwest of Saigon at the Battle of Ong Thanh. He posthumously received the Distinguished Service Cross for this action.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.


  • Family : Childhood : Family noted
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three)
  • Vocation : Military : Combat
  • Vocation : Military : Killed
  • Vocation : Military : Military career
  • Vocation : Military : Military service