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William Edward BRADLEY

Regimental number2383
Place of birthBallina New South Wales
SchoolGlen Innes Superior Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationIndependent means
AddressPaddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Bradley, Short Street, Glen Innes, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Senior Cadets, Glen Innes, NSW.
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 February 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death8 February 1917
Age at death22
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Louisa and the late Thomas BRADLEY. Native of Ballina, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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