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Naval officer

Ezra Griffen Allen, American naval officer. Decorated Navy Cross (United States); Chevalier Legion of Honor (France). Mason.

Background

Allen, Ezra Griffen was born on March 11, 1885 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Thomas H. and Maria (Smith) Allen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1907.

Career

Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1907, and advanced through the grades to rear admiral.

Membership

Mason.; Clubs: Army and Navy, Army and Navy Country, Chevy Chase (Washington).

Connections

Married Elizabeth F. Travers, June 11, 1931.

father:
Thomas H. Allen

mother:
Maria (Smith) Allen

spouse:
Elizabeth F. Travers