Allen Kiping Painter
Wife: Mrs. Margie Crawford Painter, Rt 2, Fall Branch, TN

He is memorialized at the Manila American Cemetery, the Philippines, and at the Hite Family Cemetery, Kingsport, TN.
Allen Painter served on the U.S.S. Mississippi and died of injuries as a result of enemy plane crash on this vessel. His remains were buried at sea.

  • Rank: Seaman Second Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 26 August 1925
  • Date of death: 10 January 1945
  • County: Washington
  • Hometown: Fall Branch
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: USS Mississippi (BB-4)
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Manila American Cemetery, Fort Bonifacio, Manila, Philippines
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIX, Middle Panel
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