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Edward BRADLEY

Regimental number9882
Place of birthThirroul New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCoal miner
AddressColedale, South Coast, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, E Bradley, West Wallsend, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 17 December 1915
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 16 October 1915 - 1st Field Artillery Brigade, 13th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 1st Division Ammunition Column, 24 January 1916. Transferred to 2nd Field Artillery Brigade, 10 March 1916; rejoined 1st DAC, 16 June 1916.
FateKilled in Action 3 July 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)
Date of death3 July 1916
Age at death23
Place of burialRue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row J, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2579 Pte Thomas BRADLEY, 20th Bn, returned to Australia, 11 May 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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