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Gen William Frazer Tompkins
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1892
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1969
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Attended McGuire's University School in Richmond and then the United States Military Academy,graduating 1n 1915.
Served in Pershing's Mexico campaign,then as a Captain in the Corps of Engineers in France during World War I.
During World War II,he served at the Army War College in Washington,DC and in the Far Eastern Theater.
Retired as a General in 1946 and in 1947 became the comptroller for the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond,serving until 1962.
He married Elizabeth Hamilton and had three sons,two died in World War II.

Bio By:Paula Lucy Delosh 
 
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 Parents:
  Christopher Tompkins (1848 - 1918)
  Elizabeth McCaw Tompkins (1851 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Hamilton Tompkins (1894 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  William Frazer Tompkins (1919 - 1945)*
  George Hamilton Tompkins (1921 - 1944)*
  Christopher Tompkins (1922 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Delia Patteson Tompkins (1878 - 1970)*
  Ellen Wilkins Tompkins (1880 - 1976)*
  James McCaw Tompkins (1883 - 1946)*
  Christine Tompkins (1884 - 1886)*
  Elizabeth McCaw Tompkins Parrish (1885 - 1962)*
  Christopher Tompkins (1889 - 1890)*
  William Frazer Tompkins (1892 - 1969)
  Mary Bedford Tompkins (1892 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 12, Site 364-1
 
Created by: PL
Record added: Jun 04, 2005
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- bob tarte
 Added: Apr. 18, 2016
Thank you for your great service in preserving our country's freedom. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.
- Charles A. Lewis
 Added: Jan. 9, 2011
Class of 1915
- SLGMSD
 Added: Sep. 13, 2010
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