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John BRADSHAW

Regimental number4087
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
SchoolJunction Park State School, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Marion Bradshaw, Ekabin Road, Annerley, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date21 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Date of death5 August 1916
Age at death18.3
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialCourcelette British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row G, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
103
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Marian BRADSHAW, Ekibin Road, Annerly, Queensland. Native of Brisbane
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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