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Axel Kolbjorn Thompson
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Birth: 1872
Buskerud fylke, Norway
Death: Sep. 2, 1959
Arlington County
Virginia, USA

Excerpts from the Washington Post Sept. 4, 1959:

He died at the Bethesda Naval Hospital in Md, just north of Washington, D.C. Axel was a retired Chief Carpenters Mate in the U.S. Navy, a veteran of 3 wars, and a member of the Mexican Border Service. He came to the U.S. in 1889. He was a veteran of the Spanish-American War and WW I. He also saw action in the Boxer Rebellion. He was said to have been a personal friend of Admiral Richard E. Byrd. He would later work at the Naval Research Lab and the Naval Gun Factory, each in Washington, D.C. After the death of his wife a year earlier, he moved to Arlington, Va.
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  Elise Sophie Thompson (1884 - 1958)*
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Cedar Hill Cemetery
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
Created by: Fred Sanford
Record added: Feb 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85062338
Axel Kolbjorn Thompson
Added by: Fred Sanford
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