Name: Turkey Thompson
Birth Name: Elbert S. Thompson
Birthplace: Anadarko, Oklahoma, USA
Died: 1984-06-27 (Age:64)
Nationality: US American
Hometown: Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 5′ 8½″ / 174cm
Reach: 73″ / 185cm
Boxing Record: click
Managers: Cal Working, Wirt Ross
Trainer: Charley Williams
Turkey Thompson served in the United States Army during World War II.
- According to an AP report prior to his fight with Abe Simon, Thompson was 5'11 1/2".