EJNAR N. C. THOMPSON, CDR, USN
Ejnar Thompson '44
Date of birth: December 19, 1920
Date of death: March 24, 1960
From the 1944 Lucky Bag:
From the May 1960 issue of Shipmate:
Tommy entered the Naval Academy from the fleet. After overseas duty during World War II he became a naval aviator. He had a series of aviation duty stations and most recently completed a tour of duty at the Bureau of Naval Personnel in mid-1959.
He was interred at Arlington National Cemetery on 4 April. Margaret and the children are residing at 483 Los Ninos W ay, Los Altos, Calif.
He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
Bruce Purvis '57 was lost while operating from Hancock on the same day in a separate incident.