|Death: ||Jul. 12, 1944, England|
Albanian Dies Of Battle Wounds
Sgt. Richard J. Thompson, 25, son of Mrs. Bertha M. Thompson, 673 Myrtle, died July 12 from wounds suffered in France, his mother has been advised.
A former student at Vincentian Institute, he was employed at the Williams Press before entering the service two and a half years ago. He had been in England since May, and participated in the invasion of France. He was promoted to sergeant during the second week of battle.
Besides his mother, he is survived by a sister, Louise and a brother, Harry F. Thompson.
THE KNICKERBOCKER NEWS
Albany, N.Y. Friday, August 11, 1944
THOMPSON---Sgt. Richard Joseph, killed in action July 12, 1944, in France, son of Mrs. Bertha Thompson, 673 Myrtle Ave., and the late Harry F. Thompson; brother of Mrs. Ciro E. Cadalso and Harry F. Thompson of Albany. Funeral services at Seward Potter Funeral Home, 136 Warren St., Glens Falls, Wednesday morning at 9 o'clock, 9:30 from St. Alphonsus Church, where Solemn High Mass of Requiem will be sung. Military services in St. Alphonsus Cemetery.
The Knickerbocker News, Albany, N.Y. Monday, July 12, 1948
Bertha T Terriault Thompson (____ - 1949)
Saint Alphonsus Roman Catholic Cemetery
New York, USA
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