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Regimental number1798
SchoolState School No 1704, Carraragarmungee, and Christian Brothers (Catholic) College, Abbotsford, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address170 Powlett Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinBrother, Mr Martin Lacey Bradley, 170 Powlett Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularName given on RoH circular as Raphael Duncan BRADLEY.
FateKilled in Action 11 July 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)
Date of death11 July 1916
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialRue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 20), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Mary BRADLEY. Native of Wangaratta, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 146 Pte Charles BRADLEY, 11th Bn, wounded, 25 April 1915, returned to Australia, 12 December 1915; 5565 Pte Patrick William BRADLEY, 28th Bn, died of wounds, France, 4 April 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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