Title: Howard V. Canan Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1918-1955
Collection number: 74032
Canan, Howard Voorheis, 1894-
3 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder, 1 oversize box, 3 envelopes
(1.8 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, orders, reports, speeches, certificates, and photographs, relating to
military engineering in the U.S. and in the European Theater during World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Collection open for research.
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United States. Army. Officers.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945. Engineering and construction.
United States--Armed Forces.
|1894 August 6
||Born, Omaha, Nebraska
|| B.S., U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y.
|| A.E.F., France and Germany
||11th Engineers, Panama Canal Zone
||District Engineer, U.S. Lake Survey
||War Department General Staff (G-2 Div.)
||Office of the Chief Engineer, European Theater of Operations
||District Engineer, Nashville, Tennessee
||Engineer Inspector General
||Assistant Chief of Engineers for Real Estate for Army, Air Force, and Atomic Energy Commission