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Albert Bledsoe "Al" Thorn
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1918
Death: Jul. 27, 2009

Albert Thorn, born Nov. 30, 1918, joined His Savior July 27, 2009 at his home in Garland, TX. He served in WWII with the 7th Field Hospital in the 3rd Army. Campaigns included Normandy, Northern France, the Rhineland, and Central Europe. He received the European-African-M.E. Medal with four Bronze Stars, Good Conduct Medal, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Unit Award Medal, and the WWII Victory Medal. He also served in FDR's Civilian Conservation Corps. He is survived by his wife Carolyn, children Charles Thorn and Lorna Wilson. Two grandchildren, several great grandchildren, sister Patricia Jones, three nephews, one niece. Visitation will be Wednesday August 5, 2009 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the funeral home. Committal services with Military Honors will be held at Restland Memorial Park at 12:30 pm August 5, 2009. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Bledsoe Thorn (1892 - 1976)
  Maude Aleene Savage Winstead (1894 - 1977)
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph William Thorn (1917 - 1952)*
  Albert Bledsoe Thorn (1918 - 2009)
  Thomas Payne Thorn (1925 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Wildwood Garden, Lot 110, Block C
 
Created by: Frank Everett
Record added: Sep 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41932614
Albert Bledsoe Al Thorn
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Albert Bledsoe Al Thorn
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Albert Bledsoe Al Thorn
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- Frank Everett
 Added: Feb. 19, 2013

- Thorn Nephews
 Added: Nov. 28, 2010

- Judy Pearce Deranian
 Added: Nov. 28, 2010
 
 
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