Submitted by: Tanveer Kalo
Abbas Alee born around 1888. Abbas Alee served in World War 1 with the United States Army. The enlistment was in 1917 and the service was completed in 1918.
Story of Service
Abbas Alee was born on June 4, 1888 in Calcutta, British India to Amed Alee and Sheburne Beybi. His parents were from Persia.
He immigrated to the United States on March 15, 1910. Alee settled in California after his arrival.
By 1917, Abbas was living in Los Angeles. On June 5, 1917, Alee registered for the draft. His draft registration card recorded his race as Hindu, birth of place as India, and occupation as a moving picture actor at Keystone Studios.
Abbas Alee married Maria or Mary Llampallas on September 25, 1918 in Los Angeles, California.
On November 14, 1918, Alee petitioned for U.S. naturalization as a soldier at Camp Kearny, California.