Names on Fontmell Magna War Memorial 4

Bertie John Bradley

Surname: Bradley
Other names: Bertie John
Other people in this story:
Albert E. Bradley
Fanny E. Bradley
Locations in this story:
Shaftesbury
France
Calais Southern Cemetery
Lurmeer Street, Fontmell Magna, Dorset

Story:
Bertie John Bradley was born in 1895 in Shaftesbury. He was the son of Albert E. Bradley, a horseman on a farm, and Fanny E. Bradley. At the time of the 1911 Census he was single, working as a Milk Carrier and living at 21 Lurmeer Street, Fontmell Magna. He enlisted as a Private in the Middlesex Regiment (Service No. F/561). He served in France and was awarded the Victory, British War and 1915 Star medals. He died on 27th February 1916 and was buried at Calais Southern Cemetery (grave id. Plot B. Row 3. Grave 17). He is remembered on the Fontmell Magna War Memorial, Shaftesbury.

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Links to related web content / sources:
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The National Archives