Medal, Commemorative, Thompson Aircraft Co.
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Thompson Aircraft Company's Euclid Ohio Plant dedication commemorative medal; Obverse: relief of the Thompson Racing Trophy and two aircraft depicted in center of medal; embossed text "DOUG DAVIS - SPEED HOLMAN - LOWELL BAYLES - JIMMIE DOOLITTLE - JIMMIE WEDELL - ROSCOE TURNER - HAROLD NEUMANN - MICHEL DETROYAT - RUDY KLING, THE THOMPSON TROPHY"; Reverse: relief of oak leaves, teepee, engine valve, and oil pump depicted; embossed text "COMMEMORATING THE DEDICATION OF THE PLANT OF THOMPSON AIRCRAFT PRODUCTS COMPANY EUCLID, OHIO, SUBSIDIARY OF THOMPSON PRODUCTS, INC. CLEVELAND, OHIO, U.S.A., A.D. 1941".
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
- Walter A. Sinz
- AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
- Copper Alloy
- Protective Coating
- 3-D (Diameter x Depth): 8.9 × 0.6cm (3 1/2 × 1/4 in.)