Private Francis Henry Bradley

Regimental Number:
77632
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
15th Battalion
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Enlistment Date:
November 5, 1914
Age at Enlistment:
33
Enlisted at:
Victoria, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
Civilian Occupation:
Surveyors Axeman
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
April 9, 1917
Age at Death:
36
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
Burial:
Nine Elms Military Cemetery, France
Plot:
IV. D. 3.
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
December 29, 1880
Next of Kin:
Miss A.E.Bradley, 2109 17th Ave. W., Calgary, Alta, Sister
Place of Birth:
Burnfoot, County Donegal
Country of Birth:
Ireland
Prisoner of War:
No
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Church of England
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
38.25 Inches
Expansion:
1.75 Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference: ^1Box 1Box 996-22
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
30th Battalion
Private
Canadian Infantry
15th Battalion
Awards and Decorations
Memorial Plaque and Scroll, Memorial Cross, Victory Medal, British War Medal, 1914-1915 Star
Notes

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 

 

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