THISTLEWOOD, Ronald Harry
King's Royal Rifle Corps
Friday, April 13, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Roll of Honour:
Corporal Ronald Thistlewood, 5 troop, died during operations at the River Aller, Germany. The image of his original grave is located within our gallery.
No 3 Cdo. War Diary Appendix D (No.1) List of Battle Casualties April 1945. National Archives WO/218/83.
The No 3 Commando War Diary entry for the 13th March erroneously uses the surname Isherwood and refers to him being killed during a period of enemy fire from the opposite side of the canal bank. His surname is correctly shown in the No 3 Commando Casualty list for April 1945 attached to the War Diary ref Appendix D, No 1.
Photo of grave in Gallery:
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