Description Willie Esco brand New York Yankees baseball jersey belonging to Nigel Bruce Thompson. The jersey is blue and white with "NEW YORK" embroidered on the front in red and the "NY" Yankees' logo embroidered in the center.
Historical Notes Born in Sheffield, England, Nigel Thompson came to the United States in the 1990s. He lived with his wife, Rosana, in Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn. A fitness buff, Nigel regularly walked from home across the Brooklyn Bridge to his office in the North Tower. He was a senior foreign exchange broker at Cantor Fitzgerald. On September 11, Nigel was at work on the North Tower’s 105th floor. He was 33 years old.