THOMAS P. MCCANN, LT, USNR

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Birthdate & Date of Loss

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 Navigation

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