THOMAS P. MCCANN, LT, USNR

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Thomas McCann '40

Date of birth: September 11, 1917

Date of death: December 14, 1944

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

Thomas Pieri McCann is listed on the page titled “And Some We Knew.”

Loss

Thomas was lost when his F6F-5 Hellcat was shot down over Luzon on December 14, 1944. He was a member of Fighting Squadron (VF) 45, operating from USS SAN JACINTO (CVL 30).

He has a memory marker in Tennessee. His wife was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1940

Thomas is one of 89 members of the Class of 1940 in Memorial Hall.