WENDELL C. THOMPSON, CAPT, USN
Wendell Thompson '41
Date of birth: August 6, 1918
Date of death: January 18, 1960
From the 1941 Lucky Bag:
He was stationed in London at the time. He was survived by his mother, wife, and two sons. His wife remarried a 1946 Naval Academy graduate.
He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
Harold Goranson '40 was also lost in this crash. They were both the final names added to their respective class' panels in Memorial Hall.