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Military officer

Maurice Wycliffe Thompson, American military officer. Awarded certificate of merit and selective service medal, 1946.

Background

Thompson, Maurice Wycliffe was born on August 27, 1878 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States. Son of Will H. and Ida (Lee) Thompson.

Education

Student of University Washington, 1896-1897.

Career

Wilda (deceased), Betty (Mistress Carroll Barton McMath, Junior).

Membership

Member Washington National Guard, since 1898, advanced through grades to rank major general. Served in adjunct general’s. department United States Army, with rank of major, World War I. Superintendent State Soldiers Home, Orting, Washington, 1941-1947. Member Military Order of the World Wars, American Legion, S.A.R. Elk.

Club: Lions (Orting, Washington).

Connections

Married Ada Forsey, March 14, 1907. Children: Alma (deceased 1918), Wilda (deceased), Betty (Mistress.

father:
Will H. Thompson

mother:
Ida (Lee) Thompson

spouse:
Ada Forsey

children:
Alma Thompson (deceased 1918)

Wilda Thompson (deceased)

Betty (Mrs Thompson