Military Heritage


Revolutionary War
Pequot War

  Joseph Weld

  - Roxbury Military Co, 1636
  - Original Member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts


Revolutionary War
King Philip's War

  Daniel Harris

  Captain, Connecticut Militia "Train-Band"


Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War

  Henry Biles

  Private, Capt. Shoemaker's 5th Co., 5th Batt.
  Northampton Co., Militia

  John Christie

  Captain, 3d Battalion, Westmoreland Militia
  Major, Post-Revolutionary Westmoreland Militia

  George Gift

  Franklin County Militia

  Adam Gift

  Franklin County Militia

  Mathias Gift

  Franklin County Militia

  Robert McCully

  Ensign, Killed (approx.) April 13th, 1777, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

  Isaac Meanor

  Chester Co. Militia, Enlisted June 18, 1777

  Robert Miles

  Pennsylvania Rangers

  John Rouzer

  37th Battalion, Maryland Militia

  James Scott

  Cumberland Co. Militia, 4th Bn. 4th Co.

  Abraham Todhunter

  Cumberland Co. Militia, 7th Bn. 8th Co. Called 12th March 1782

  Frederick Watts

  Colonel, 7th Batt., Cumberland County Militia
  Brigadier General, Pennsylvania Militia
  Member: Supreme Executive Council of the Colony


War of 1812
War of 1812

  John Christie

  Sergeant, Captain McQuaid's Pennsylvania Militia


Civil War
Civil War

  Washington Bassett

  Pvt. Co. F. Hamptons Ind Bat.

  Alexander Forrester

  Pvt. Co. E., 123rd Infantry, Died at Pittsburg, Va.

  James D. Forrester

  1st Lt. Co. G 102nd Infantry

  Samuel Forrester

  2nd Lt. Co. G 122nd Infantry

  John Hager Jr.

  62nd Reg. Pa. Inf. Co. L Pvt. Called to service August 29, 1861. Killed at the battle of the Wilderness May 05, 1864

  George H. Harvey

  77th Reg. Pa. Co. B

  Benjamin Franklin Hunnewell

  Lt. 102nd Pa Infantry


  William Wiley Hunnewell

  Pvt. 102nd Pa Infantry

  Robert Meanor

  Pvt. Co. D, 5th Infantry. Died August 7, 1863 in hospital at Tucson, A.T.

  William C. Thompson

  Pvt Co F 139th Reg Pa. Vol. Enlisted Aug 5, 1862 discharged June 21, 1865



World War II
World War I

  Ferree Thompson Sr., U.S.A.

  Pvt. 1156th Casualty Co.

  George Meyers Thompson, U.S.A.

  Enlisted July 24,1916, Calvary and Artillery, Troop H, 1st Pennsylvania. 107 Field Artillery, 28 Division, Camp Hancock and
  France. Private 1st class, April 8,
  1919 cited for bravery on September 26,1918 and wounded the same day.
  Received Distinguished Service Cross and Croix de Guerre


World War II
World War II

  Alvin Joseph Thompson, U.S.A.

  2nd Infantry Division

  Ferree Edward Thompson Jr. U.S.N.

  Seaman stationed on the PT-164, which was sunk off Renova Island 1 Aug. 1943. Ferree went down with the PT-164 and did
  not survive. The PT-109 was stationed at Renova at the same time, but was in a different squadron.

  Frank Rea Thompson Sr., U.S.N.

  Electricians Mate 2nd Class. Enlisted 1942 served on U.S.S. Chincoteaque in the Pacific Theater, served until end of war.

  George Edwin Thompson, U.S.N.

  Merchant Marines, on sick leave from Mediterranean when drafted into the U.S.N. Fireman 2nd Class
  USS Chicago CA-136

  Raymond Leo Thompson, U.S.A.



  Frank Rea Thompson Jr.

  Spec 4 September-November 1970

  Larry Rea Thompson Sr.

  Machinist Mate 1st Class. Enlisted February 1962. Served on the U.S.S. Bainbridge DLG(N)-25 in Vietnam from 3 December
  1965 until July 1966.
  (First nuclear task group in combat)

  Paul Raymond Thompson

  Spec 5 92nd Engineering Bat. March 1967-June 1968

  John Carl Thompson

  528th Quartermaster Group-Attached to the 101st Airborne Vietnam. April 1970-1980


Persian Gulf-Operation Earnest Will
Persian Gulf-Operation Earnest Will

  Pauline B. (Thompson) Guerin

  FN USS Samuel Gompers AD-37
  25 March-18 June 1988


Persian Gulf-Operation Earnest Will

  Vincent P. Thompson

  SSgt Combat Logistics Battalion-2, Combat Logistics Regiment-25, 2nd Marine Logistic Group, Al Asad, Iraq.
  September 2008-March 2009



Peace Time

  William A. Thompson

  "C" Co., 61st Inf. Bat. 4th Div C Com

  Thomas J. Thompson

  Spec 4, U.S. Army, HHC 1/104th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion (ARB)

  Trudi C. Thompson Ratican

  PFC, 8th Inf Div, Bad Kreuznach FRG

  YN3, Navy Reserve, US Forces Azores