Leslie William Cannon
Air Vice Marshal Leslie William Cannon, CB, CBE (9 April 1904 – 27 January 1986) was a senior Royal Air Force officer. He served as Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Pakistan Air Force between 1952 and 1955.
From 1948 until late 1949, Cannon was Assistant Commandant and then Commandant of the RAF Staff College, Andover.
He served as OC 5 Sqn and 60 Sqn on the NWF of India in the 1930s. Eventually attaining the rank of Air Vice-Marshal (the first apprentice to achieve air rank), he served as Commander in Chief of the Royal Pakistan Air Force from 1952 to 1955.
- PAF s' Chief of Air Staffs
- Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation - Air Vice Marshal L W Cannon
P E Maitland
|Air Officer Commanding No. 2 Group (RAF)
18 March 1946 – 3 June 1946
A L Paxton
|Commander-in-Chief, Royal Pakistan Air Force
1951 – 1955
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