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Image of Allen One Achey Jnr., Motor Machinists Mate, Third Class, USNR, US Navy.
Grave of Allen Jr. Obe Achey, Motor Machinists Mate, Third Class.
Grave of Allen Obe Achey, Jnr., Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park, Rossville, Georgia
 Motor Machinists Mate, Third Class, USNR, US Navy

Allen Obe Achey, Jnr.

Service No.: 08324177″
Ship Assignment: USS LST531

Allen Obe Achey Jnr. served as a Motor Machinists Mate, Third Class in the United States Naval Reserve.

On April 29, 1944, while participating in Exercise Tiger aboard the LST351, Achey was killed in combat, after convoy T4 was attacked by German e-boats.

He is buried in the Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park, Rossville, Georgia. Achey’s parents were Mr. and Mrs. Allen Obe Achey Sr. who lived in Rossville, Georgia.

Achey had completed 7th grade and was single at the time of his enlistment.

The photograph of Allen O Achey, Jnr. is courtesy of Beverly Hughes.