David Spence Kincanon
Missing in action since 21 February 1945
Officially declared dead on 22 February 1946
Memorialized at the Honolulu Memorial, HI

Presentation of the Air Medal and the Bronze Star medal was made to five officers and one enlisted man of this squadron by Lt Col Wendt, USMC. The five members to receive the Air Medal were 1st Lt Thomas Rozga, NA, USMCR, 1st lt Harold E. Greenwood, NA, USMCR, 1st Lt Harvy Olson, NA, USMCR, 2nd Lt Karl E. Kelley, NA, USMCR, and 2nd Lt David S. Kincanon, NA, USMCR. MTSgt Quentin A. Hutchins, USMC, reveived the Bronze Star Medal. All were cited for meritorious service during the Saipan and Tinian Operations.

Wife: Mrs. David S. Kincanon, Box 112, Spring City, TN

  • Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Date of death: 21 February 1945
  • County: Rhea
  • Hometown: Spring City
  • Service Branch: Marine Corps
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Air Medal, Bronze Star
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVI, Top Panel
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