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Ray Percival BRADFORD

Regimental number2340
Place of birthHackney, South Australia
SchoolRose Park Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
AddressOxford Terrace, Parkside, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Fred Bradford, Edwardstown, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces, SA.
Enlistment date23 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularContracted enteric fever at Gallipoli; died in Malta.
FateDied of disease 24 October 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death24 October 1915
Age at death19.4
Place of burialPieta Military Cemetery (Plot XVIII, Row A, Grave No. 3), Europe
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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