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Thompson, Ralph Eugene, Colonel (Ralph Eugene Thompson) (1743) Ralph E. Thompson Collection

 Collection

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Air Force Colonel shoulder boards
Item Number: 1743museum2366   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Set of two United States Air Force Colonel shoulder boards

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Air Force Officer dress uniform hat
Item Number: 1743museum2361   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

United States Air Force Officer's dress uniform hat

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Air Force Officer dress uniform hat
Item Number: 1743museum2362   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

United States Air Force Officer's dress uniform hat.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Air Force Officer dress uniform hat
Item Number: 1743museum2363   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

United States Air Force Officer's dress uniform hat without bill or insignia.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Air Force utility uniform
Item Number: 1743museum2369   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

United States Air Force green utility uniform.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Bow tie
Item Number: 1743museum2365   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Silk bow tie

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Cufflinks with button studs
Item Number: 1743museum2367   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Set of two sterling silver cufflinks and three sterling silver button studs.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Gold foil strips
Item Number: 1743museum2368   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Five Goldmark brand 23K gold foil strips

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Hat box
Item Number: 1743museum2364   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Green hat box

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 29 Mar 2006]
Interview with Ralph Thompson
Item Number: OH0516   (Click For More Item Information)
 Oral History

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[Number of Pages: 58]

Ralph Thompson was born in 1916 in Amite LA; at age 14 he got a job on a ship, and traveled to the Middle East as well as to the US West Coast. He joined the US Army in 1937, and was trained as a hospital ward attendant at Barksdale Field LA. He was later assigned to Randolph Air Base TX, Fot Ord

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Author(s): Laura M. Calkins, PhD

Item Creation Date: 16 February 2006

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 29 Mar 2006[Updated: 29 Jan 2008]
Military uniform buttons
Item Number: 1743museum2371   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Two United States Military uniform buttons

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA045254   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Legion of Merit - Col. Ralph E. Thompson, commander of the 10th Aeromedical Evacuation Group at Hickman AFB, Hawaii, is presented the legion of Merit by Big. Gen. Ernst J. White, commander of the 60st Military Airlift Wing, headquartered at Hickman AFB.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 10 Apr 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA045255   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Air Wing Headquarters.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 10 Apr 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA045256   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Numorous Brig. Gen's., Major Gen's., Generals, Colonels...etc.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 10 Apr 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA045257   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Col. Thompson receiving award from Brig. Gen.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 10 Apr 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA045258   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Col. Thompson after receiving the Legion of Merit medal from Brig. Gen. Ernest J. White.

Item Creation Date: 30 August 1966

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 10 Apr 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA045259   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Official Air Force photograph of Lt. Col. Ralph E. Thompson.

Item Creation Date: 26 November 1958

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 10 Apr 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA045260   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Official Air Force photograph of Lt. Col. Ralph E. Thompson.

Item Creation Date: 26 November 1958

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 10 Apr 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA045261   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Col. Thompson

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 10 Apr 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Pins
Item Number: 1743museum2372   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Five 'U.S.' uniform lapel pins

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Plaque
Item Number: 1743museum2360   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Wooden plaque containing the emblem of the 10th Aeromedical Evacuation Group.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]
Ralph E. Thompson Collection (1743) Finding Aid
Item Number: 17430000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Three linear feet of photographs, certificates, uniforms, and accessories document Ralph E. Thompson's career in the United States Army and the United States Air Force, including his time as commander of the 10th Aeromedical Evacuation Group where he made frequent trips to Vietnam between 1966 and 1969 to organize the evacuation of wounded personnel to hospitals in Japan and the United States. Items of note in this collection include three military uniform hats, a Rhein, Germany Main Rod and Gun Club uniform, and a 10th Aeromedical Evacuation Group Plaque.

Added: 20 Mar 2006[Updated: 10 Apr 2006]
Rhein Main Rod and Gun Club uniform
Item Number: 1743museum2370   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Green wool Rhein Main (Germany) Rod and Gun Club uniform.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Ralph E. Thompson Collection

Added: 21 Mar 2006[Updated: 21 Mar 2006]