Bob "Arjay" "Tommy" Thompson
Born In: Henribourg, Saskatchewan, Canada
Passed in: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Born 1921 in Henribourg, passed away 2011 in Ottawa. Bob landed on Juno Beach June 5th, 1944 with the 13th Field Regt. R.C.A. After the campaign across France, Belgium, The Netherlands and Germany he volunteered for service in Japan but fortunately Japan surrendered and WWII was over. Peacetime found him joining the R.C.A.F. as a firefighter. After postings in Western Canada, England, France and Germany he retired in Vernon, B.C. Bob was predeceased by his loving wife Eileen in 1996 and is survived by his son Jim (Dale) Ottawa, stepson Mal (Denare Beach, SK), stepdaughter Linda (Olds, AB) and seven grandchildren and many great grandchildren.