William Thompson (admiral)
William Thompson (September 22, 1922 – October 15, 2018) was an American United States Navy rear admiral who in retirement organized and led the effort to create a Navy memorial and heritage center on Pennsylvania Avenue in Northwest Washington, DC. He was chief of the U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation, a private, not-for-profit lobbying and advocacy organization, for 15 years.
|Born||September 22, 1922|
|Died||October 15, 2018 96) (aged|
|Service/||United States Navy|
- "William Thompson, rear admiral who helped create Navy Memorial, dies at 96". Retrieved 2018-11-12.