CEF Soldier Detail

Private Francis Henry Bradley
Died: April 9, 1917

Regimental Number:
77632
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
15th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Burnfoot, County Donegal
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Miss A.E.Bradley, 2109 17th Ave. W., Calgary, Alta, Sister
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
December 29, 1880
Trade or Calling:
Surveyors Axeman
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Victoria, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
November 5, 1914
Age at enlistment:
33
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
38 1/4 Inches
Expansion:
1 3/4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
This soldier was killed early in the morning of April 9th 1917, during the attack on VIMY RIDGE
Date of Death:
April 9, 1917
Age at Death:
36
Buried at:
Nine Elms Military Cemetery, France
Plot:
IV. D. 3.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 996-22
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

30th Battalion Nominal Roll

Details of death from Ancestry.com which includes a digitized image of the casualty form from the "Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948” database 

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 15th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 30th Battalion

Son of William and Jane Bradley, of Corr and Dunavally, Moy, Co Tyrone, Ireland.

Name was corrected to Francis Henry Bradly on his Attestation form. 

Belonged to an unspecified militia 

 

Awards and Decorations
1914/15 Star
British War Medal
Memorial Cross
Plaque and Scroll
Victory Medal