BRADFORD, Charles Edward
(Service number 57464)

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Date 15 Aptil 1895 Place of Birth Waitohi

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Waitohi, Temuka
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin David BRADFORD (father), Waitohi, Temuka
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 29th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company
Date 15 August 1917
Transport Ruahine
Embarked From Destination Glasgow, Scotland
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Regiment

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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 29 October 1965 Age 70 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 182, Plot 117
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Charles Edward Bradford was the son of David and Martha Susannah (née Walker) Bradford. He was educated at the Temuka School. On 24 August 1921 at St Peter's Church, Temuka, he married Eveline Myrtle Hunt.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [13 January 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 January 2017]; Temuka Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Library) [17 January 2017]

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