Thompson, C.B. (Tommy), Jr., LTC

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1956-1962, 9300, Second Army (2nd Army)
Service Years
1939 - 1962


Lieutenant Colonel

Three Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Philadelphia, PA
Last Address
Sierra Vista, AZ

Date of Passing
Oct 17, 1999
Location of Interment
Fort Huachuca Post Cemetery - Sierra Vista, Arizona
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

1st Infantry Division 24th Infantry Division Department of the Army Military Intelligence Infantry Shoulder Cord

US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Military Intelligence Corps Association (MICA)Military Order of the Purple Heart
  1975, Military Intelligence Corps Association (MICA) [Verified]
  1981, Military Order of the Purple Heart [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
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Other Comments:
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1943, 3rd Battalion, 11th Infantry (OCS) (Fort Benning, GA), A
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 16th Infantry U.S. Army2nd Brigade, 24th Infantry DivisionSecond Army (2nd Army)
  1942-1944, 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry
  1943-1944, 1542, 19th Armored Infantry Battalion
  1945-1945, 1542, 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry
  1952-1955, 1542, 2nd Brigade, 24th Infantry Division
  1956-1962, 9300, Second Army (2nd Army)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1945 Luzon Campaign (1944-45)/Battle for Recapture of Bataan
  1945-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 Luzon Campaign (1944-45)/Battle for Manila1
  1945-1945 Southern Philippines Campaign (1945)/Battle of Visayas
  1950-1953 Korean War
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