My Late Father, Major Reg Thompson

Captain’s Log: supplemental. This entry has nothing to do with Star Trek, although my late father liked the original series.

This oil painting of my late dad, Major Reg Thompson, was created by digital artist Andres Salvatierra. Hope you like it as much as I do! By the way, A few months ago I wrote to the Royal Canadian Air Force Chief of the Air Force Staff, Lieutenant-General Mike Hood, about my late father, regarding his service in the Air Force. The general said this: “I have it on good authority from a member of my staff who had the honour of flying with your father, Brigadier-General Scott Howden, that Reg was indeed legendary, an inspirational leader and exceptional pilot in the Maritime Air community. I want to acknowledge your late father for his superb 35-year service to our great Air Force…”