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John B. Thompson Edit Profile

army officer.

John B. Thompson, American army officer. Served during World War I in the cavalry and infantry.

Background

Thompson, John B. was born on June 14, 1890 in Fort Davis, Texas, United States. Son of James K. and Mary (Swan) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1914. Graduate of Cavalry School, Command and General staff schedul and Army War College.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, 1914, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, February 1942.

Membership

Served during World War I in the cavalry and infantry.

Connections

Married Nina Cameron, November 3, 1917. Children: Cameron, Jacqueline Cameron.

father:
James K. Thompson

mother:
Mary (Swan) Thompson

spouse:
Nina Cameron

children:
Cameron Thompson

Jacqueline Cameron Thompson