THOMAS P. MCCANN, LT, USNR
Thomas McCann '40
Date of birth: September 11, 1917
Date of death: December 14, 1944
Thomas Pieri McCann was admitted to the Naval Academy from Kentucky on June 29, 1936 at age 18 years 10 months.
He resigned on February 18, 1937 because he was "Deficient in studies, first term's work. Recommended to be dropped. Permitted to resign."
Thomas Pieri McCann is listed on the page titled “And Some We Knew.”
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).