Skip to comments.MG General Clifton F. von Kann, Commander of 1st Cav Division Dies
Posted on 01/23/2014 10:00:24 PM PST by robowombat
General Clifton F. von Kann
Von Kann, Clifton F. Major General, Ret. US Army Retired Army Major General Clifton F. von Kann of Washington, DC passed away peacefully on January 15, 2014 in the Grand Oaks Assisted Living Facility at Sibley Memorial Hospital. Gen. von Kann's first and second wives, Sallie Emery Flint and Kathryn Maxwell Heyne, predeceased him. He is survived by two children, Curtis E. von Kann of Washington, DC and Lisa C. von Kann of Barnet, Vermont; two stepchildren, Pamela Heyne Widell of St. Michaels, Maryland and Peter Heyne of Houston, Texas; and eight grandchildren and step grandchildren. A memorial service at Ft. Myer Chapel and interment at Arlington National Cemetery will be held at a later date. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details
Published in Washington Times from Jan. 24 to Feb. 22, 2014
With a name like Von Kahn I wonder if he was decended from German Royalty, or perhaps Prussian lines. The General certainly led s full life of service.