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 Rufus Buell “Tommy” Thompson, Jr

Rufus Buell “Tommy” Thompson, Jr

Lewistown, Fergus County, Montana, USA
Death 22 Oct 2014 (aged 95)
Irvine, Orange County, California, USA
Burial San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Plot SECTION 12 SITE 187
Memorial ID 137722390 · View Source
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Tommy & Betty were married January 23, 1943 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Tommy was interred with honors on the Marine Corps Birthday, November 10, 2014.

Retired from the United States Marine Corps in 1961 as a Lieutenant Colonel (LtCol). Much of his military history can be found at

Tommy's birth certificate lists his name with "Jr." even though he was "III".

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  • Added: 24 Oct 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 137722390
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rufus Buell “Tommy” Thompson, Jr (16 Sep 1919–22 Oct 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 137722390, citing Miramar National Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA ; Maintained by FamilyHistoriansets (contributor 47525899) .