Harvey A. Allen
|Harvey A. Allen|
New Bern, North Carolina
|Died||September 20, 1882
Schraalenburgh, New Jersey
|Place of Burial||Green-Wood Cemetery|
|Allegiance|| United States of America
|Service/branch|| United States Army
|Years of service||1841–1879|
|Unit||2nd Artillery Regiment|
|Commands held||Department of Alaska|
American Civil War
American Indian Wars
Harvey Abner Allen (October 17, 1818 – September 20, 1882) was an officer in the United States Army who served as the fourth commander of the Department of Alaska, from September 20, 1871 to January 3, 1873.
- "Lieut.-Col. Harvey A. Allen" (PDF). New York Times. September 21, 1882. Retrieved 2010-02-16.
- Cullum, George W. (1891). Biographical Register of the Officers and Graduates of the U. S. Military Academy, Volume II. Boston: Riverside Press. pp. 80–81.
- Gates, Nancy (2006). The Alaska Almanac: Facts About Alaska. Portland, Oregon: Alaska Northwest Books. p. 86. ISBN 0-88240-652-3.
John C. Tidball
|Commanders of the Department of Alaska
September 20, 1871 - January 3, 1873