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army officer.

Dennis Edward Mccunniff, American army officer. Decorated Legion of Honor (France); Abdon Calderon (Ecuador).

Background

Mccunniff, Dennis Edward was born on October 31, 1889 in La Jara, Colorado, United States. Son of Thomas and Mary Alice (Stroud) Mccunniff.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1913. Graduate Infantry School, 1928, Command and General staff schedul, 1929. Army War College, 1938.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Army, 1913, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general. Overseas assignment December 1941.

Connections

Married Helen Tritch, October 11, 1919. Children: Thomas George, Carol, Nancy.

father:
Thomas Mccunniff

mother:
Mary Alice (Stroud) Mccunniff

spouse:
Helen Tritch

children:
Thomas George Mccunniff

Carol Mccunniff

Nancy Mccunniff