Frank Allen, born in Norfolk, Virginia, enlisted in the Navy on 4 February 1867 at Boston. He was then 21 years old. In 1868, he was serving on USS Franklin in European waters.
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Photo #: NH 61156
Frank Allen, U.S. Navy Enlisted Man, 1868
Carte de visite photographic print by Benque-Sebastianutti, Trieste.
Allen was a Landsman on USS Franklin in 1868.
Donated by John McAlister.
Data on Frank Allen's service was provided by Charles Brewer, 1995.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
Online Image: 49KB; 425 x 765 pixels
12 November 1998