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Ollie Thompson: Last of the Original Wildlife Officers

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Between November 1, 1944 and February 1, 1979, Ollie Thompson worked for thirty-five years as a game warden, wildlife protector and enforcement officer. His retirement marks the end of an era for the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, as Thompson is the last officer who was on the job working as a game warden for the State Department of Conservation when the Commission was formed in 1947.
Wildlife in North Carolina (NoCar SK 431 W54x), Vol. 43 Issue 5, May 1979, p23, por