A personal connection to President Ronald Reagan

January 10, 2018

President Regan
This photo of Ronald Reagan, his wife Nancy Reagan, Secret Service personnel and Marine One flight crew, was taken in 1987 at Point Mugu Naval Air Station near Oxnard, California, by area man Jim Canaan.

By Violet Nelson

Have you had a chance encounter with someone famous, or do you have an unusual story or an unusual photo you would like to share with the readers of the Hendricks Pioneer? We would love to hear about it.
During his enlistment in the Marine Corps, Jim Canaan of Clear Lake, South Dakota was assigned to the Executive Helicopter Squadron (HMX-1) based in Quantico, Virginia. The helicopter supplies the White House with executive transportation anywhere around the world.

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