Cannon, Howard, MAJ

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1980-Fixed Wing Aviation Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Officer)
Primary Unit
1943-1945, 1980, USAAF 9th Army Air Force
Service Years
1940 - 1946



Four Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Cannon, Howard, MAJ.
Contact Info
Home Town
ST. George
Last Address
Las Vegas Nevada

Date of Passing
Mar 05, 2002
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

French Fourragere

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Veteran

 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenLas Vegas Wings ChapterThe National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
  2015, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  2015, Distinguished Flying Cross Society(DFCS), Las Vegas Wings Chapter (President) (Las Vegas, NV , Nevada) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2015, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor [Verified]

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Troop Carrier Pilot flying Airborne Troops over france in World War II
Other Comments:
Not Specified

 Ribbon Bar

AAF Senior Pilot Badge

 National Guard Awards

 Unit Assignments
USAAF 9th Army Air Force
  1943-1945, 1980, USAAF 9th Army Air Force
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Normandy Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)/Operation Market Garden
 Colleges Attended 
Dixie CollegeArizona Western College
  1930-1932, Dixie College
  1932-1934, Arizona Western College
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