Joseph Thompson

World War II
Service #19039138
Unit63rd Bomber Squadron, 43rd Bomber Group, Heavy
RankPrivate U.S. Army Air Forces
Entered Service From California
Date of DeathJanuary 20 1946
Walls of the Missing
Air Medal
Purple Heart
Air Medal, Purple Heart.

PVT Thompson's remains have been recovered. He is interred at Arlington National Cemetery. PVT Thompson's name is permanently inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial.
rosetta medal
When an individual’s remains have been accounted for by the U.S. Department of Defense, a rosette is placed next to the name on the Wall/Tablet/Court of the Missing to mark that the person now rests in a known gravesite.