IRVING G. MCCANN, JR., LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Irving McCann, Jr. '35

Date of birth: September 3, 1913

Date of death: August 9, 1942

Age: 28

Lucky Bag

From the 1935 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Irving was lost when USS Vincennes (CA 44) was sunk early in the morning of August 9, 1942 by Japanese surface forces at the Battle of Savo Island.

His mother was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1935

Irving is one of 56 members of the Class of 1935 in Memorial Hall.