Name Albert Elihu Thistlethwaite, 1895 - 1917Alternative nameThistlewaite, Albert Elihu, 1895 - 1917BiographyDate of Birth: 21 October 1895, Samsonvale (Qld.)
Date of Death: 13 October 1917, Passchendale, West Flanders, Belgium
Buried: Ypres Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Albert Elihu Thistlethwaite aged 20 years when he enlisted. He was the sixth child of Arthur Thistlethwaite and Emily Gayner. Albert attended Clear Mountain School. His family was farmers in the district. He was killed in action on 13 October 1917. He had three brothers who enlisted
they returned home, Richard Dickson , Louis Victor  and William Arthur  Thistlethwaite.Birth date21 October 1895Death date13 October 1917
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