More detail on this person: Colonel Jack Allison, U.S. Air Force retired, passed away Wednesday,
Nov. 2, 2011, after a courageous battle with several medical issues.
He was born on September 7, 1926, in Memphis, Tn. Col. Allison is survived by his wife, Evelyn, their three children and spouses, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
Col. Allison's service spanned almost 35 years, including a few years in the Navy. His career included being a Jolly Green helicopter pilot during the Son Tay Raid for which he received the Air Force Cross.
The family plans a trip to Arlington National Cemetery in the spring where he will be interred.
Burial information: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA
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