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Allen, Bertram S., Jr

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1946

Bertram S. Allen, Jr., was born in Richmond, Virginia, in 1946. After graduating from Milligan College in 1967, he attended law school for a brief period before being drafted into military service in 1968. From 1968 to 1970, he served in Vietnam with the United States Army's 25th Infantry Division. Initially assigned to an artillery unit, he later wrote for the division newspaper and public information office.

Following his discharge from military service, he attended Lehigh University, where he earned M.Ed. (1972) and Ed.D. (1977) degrees in counseling. He was employed by Milligan College as a psychology professor from 1979 until his retirement in 2012.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Bertram S. Allen, Jr. Papers

 Collection — other: In Box 16
Identifier: AppMs-315
Scope and Contents The Bertram S. Allen, Jr. Collection documents the donor's military service (1968-1970) with the United States Army's 25th Division during the Vietnamese Conflict and provides information about the history of the 25th Division. The collection contains copies of documents and photographs from the donor's scrapbook. The photocopies include a few pages from Tropic Lightning: A History of the 25th Infantry Division; a letter, dated 30 January 1969, to PFC Bertram S. Allen, Jr., from his father; and ...