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Walter Henry BRADSHAW

Regimental number2623
Place of birthTalbot, Victoria
SchoolCollingwood State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
AddressWindsor, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Evelyn May Bradshaw, 55 Lewisham Road, Windsor, Victoria
Enlistment date18 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 October 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death1 October 1918
Age at death43
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialHargicourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row M, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
163
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Catherine BRADSHAW. Native of Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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