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135264   Private Alexander Bradley
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Dated added: 10/01/2016   Last updated: 21/04/2017
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 60th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Canadian Army)
Date Of Birth: 16/08/1871
Died: 16/09/1916 (Killed in Action)
Age: 45
Alexander Bradley was born on 16th August 1871 in Tobermore, according to his attestation papers. Alex had been with the Londonderry Artillery for two years. He also spent two years with the 61st Imperial Yeomanry. Prior to enlisting, Alex worked as a miner. He was living at 402 Church Street, Toronto. Alexander Bradley enlisted in July 1915. Private Alexander Bradley was reported wounded, missing and officially confirmed as killed in action on 16th September 1916. He was 45 years old.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Vimy Memorial
  Arras, Pas de Calais
Grave Ref: No Ref
CWGC Casualty 1565580
The Vimy Memorial overlooks the Douai Plain from the highest point of Vimy Ridge, about eight kilometres northeast of Arras on the N17 towards Lens. The memorial is signposted from this road to the left, just before you enter the village of Vimy from the south. The memorial itself is someway inside the memorial park, but again it is well signposted.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Tobermore Church of Ireland - WW1 Roll of Honour Tobermore
2 Tobermore War Memorial - WW1 - Part 1 Tobermore
3 Tobermore WW1 Scroll Tobermore
Local Insitute / Local Book Details

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1 Tobermore Book WW1 12
References and Links
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1 Canadian Great War Project Details of Private Alexander Bradley
2 Canadian Virtual War Memorial Details of Private Alexander Bradley
3 Circumstances of Death Registers Details of Private Alexander Bradley's death
4 Private Alexander Bradley Canadian Military documents (50 no.)
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