BRADSHAW, George Walter Adam
(Service number 62916)

Aliases Birth registration, death notice & burial record - George Walter Adams BRADSHAW
First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date 23 June 1897 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Winchester
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs A. E. BRADSHAW (mother), 22 Farley Street, Kaikorai, Dunedin
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 30th Reinforcements, Otago Infantry Regiment, D Company
Date 13 October 1917
Transport Corinthic
Embarked From Destination Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Post-war Occupations


Date 8 April 1972 Age 75 years
Place of Death Temuka
Notices Timaru Herald, 10 April 1972
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 180, Plot 625
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

George Walter Adams Bradshaw was the son of John and Annie Elizabeth (née Wells) Bradshaw. Brothers Benjamin, John Robert, Matthew Bimson and Thomas Hughan all served in World War One. Matthew died in 1944 and is buried at Temuka, while Thomas died in 1968 and is buried at Dunedin.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [14 November 2016]

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