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Gerald Thompson receives honor man certificate
|Title||Gerald Thompson, receives honor man certificate, received 09 Jun 1956|
FLEET HOME TOWN NEWS CENTER|
Great Lakes, Illinois
GREAT LAKES, Ill. (FHTNC) -- Gerald C. Thompson, seaman recruit, USN, receives an honor man certificate and an engraved identification bracelet at the Navel Training Center, Great Lakes, Ill. Retired Army Brig. Gen. L. H. Whiting made the presentation during recruit graduation June 9.
Thompson is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer A. Thompson of 3601 Adams st., Denver, Colo.
He was selected honor man of his recruit company by his instructors, company commander, and fellow company members.
Before entering the Navy in April, he attended Colorado A.&M. College in Fort Collins, Colo.