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 Post subject: Commission--Lt. Gen. Pat Thompson
PostPosted: Fri Jan 22, 2010 1:31 am 
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<center>THE PRESIDENT OF THE
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Washington,
January 22nd, 2010

<b>Maj. Gen. Pat Thompson</b></center>


To all who shall see these presents, greeting:

Know ye, that reposing special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity, and abilities of <b>Pat Thompson</b> I have nominated, and by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint him a <b>Lieutenant General</b> in the service of the United States, to rank as such from the Twenty-Second day of January, Two Thousand and Ten.

He is therefore carefully and diligently to discharge the duty of Lieutenant General by doing and performing all manner of things thereon belonging. And I do strictly charge and require all officers and soldiers under his command to be obedient to his orders as Lieutenant General. And he is to observe and follow such orders and directions, from time to time, as he shall receive from me, or the future President of the United States of America, or the General or other superior officers set over him, according to the rules and discipline of war. This commission to continue in force during the pleasure of the President of the United States, for the time being.

Given under my hand, at the City of Washington, this the Twenty-Second day of January, in the Year of our Lord, Two Thousand and Ten.

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By the President: <i>A. Lincoln</i>

Gen.-in-Chief: <i>D.S. Walter</i></center>


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 22, 2010 3:36 am 
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Congrats Pat... 3rd star means you buy [:D]

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 22, 2010 6:16 am 
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Drinks are on you!

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Congratulations on your promotion to the new rank of Lt. Gen.

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Commandant, VMI

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 22, 2010 6:51 am 
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Whoopee! Moving on up! Good fighting General Thompson!

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Congratulations![8D]

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 22, 2010 2:02 pm 
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My personal congratulations, General Thompson, on your third star!


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Congrats Pat! I know I'd personally like to drink up on your tab.

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Congrats!

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General Thompson <salute>

Pat,

Well done my old Yankee friend, it is good to know that all my defeats were not wasted[:D] Thank you for making such a large contribution to the running of our club.

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 25, 2010 5:44 am 
Congratulations, Sir!

A well deserved promotion to be sure! <salute>

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