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Pvt William Thomas Cannon, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1915
Washington College
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1943, At Sea

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William graduated Washington College Academy, Class of 1939 and attended one year at the University of Tennessee. He enlisted in the United States Army Air Forces on 5 May 1942 at Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia with service number 34282389.

William then headed for Jefferson Barracks, Missouri for basic training. He was assigned to the 27th Technical School Squadron, Flight B. After completing basics, William trained as an Aircraft Mechanic at the Isaac Delgado Central Trades School located in New Orleans, Louisiana and graduated on 9 October 1942.

William was the son of William Thomas Cannon, Senior and Lettie Valentine Bowman.

William also has a Memorial Marker at Monte Vista Memorial Gardens. Section: Garden of Peace in Johnson City, Tennessee.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Thomas Cannon (1880 - 1958)
  Lettie Valentine Bowman Cannon (1892 - 1960)
 
 Sibling:
  William Thomas Cannon (1915 - 1943)*
  William Thomas Cannon (1915 - 1943)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Coast Memorial
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
 
Created by: Allen D. Jackson, USAF (...
Record added: Jun 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71180843
Pvt William Thomas Cannon, Jr
Added by: Allen D. Jackson, USAF (Ret)
 
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Pvt William Thomas Cannon, Jr
Added by: Allen D. Jackson, USAF (Ret)
 
 
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