PAUL B. THOMPSON, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Paul Thompson '19

Date of birth: October 24, 1896

Date of death: February 19, 1931

Age: 34

Lucky Bag

From the 1919 Lucky Bag:


Life & Loss

Paul was lost on February 19, 1931 when the training plane he was aboard (as an instructor) crashed near Pensacola, Florida. The student pilot was also lost.

He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.


Class of 1919

Paul is one of 11 members of the Class of 1919 on Virtual Memorial Hall.