Leading Aircraftman James BRADLEY

Service No: 445210
Born: Kingsford NSW, 20 December 1923
Enlisted in the RAAF: 20 May 1944
Unit: No. 1 Central Reserve, Marangaroo
Died: Injuries from a Ground Accident, Mudgee NSW, 23 May 1945, Aged 21 Years
Buried: Bowenfels Cemetery, Lithgow, NSW
CWGC Additional Information: Son of James Hughes Bradley and Margaret Bradley, of Guildford
Roll of Honour: Guildford NSW
Remembered: Panel 114, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Guildford Soldiers’ Memorial, Guildford NSW

On 22 May 1945, Leading Aircraftman Bradley, an Armourer, was dangerously injured in a motor transport accident when on duty. The vehicle failed to turn a comer and hit an earth bank and overturned on the driving side of the vehicle. The accident occurred on the Western Highway, two miles west of Mudgee, New South Wales. He died on the 23 May 1945.


Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records (RAAF Casualty Information compiled by Alan Storr (409804))
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Department of Veterans’ Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 166/6/1142
Register of War Memorials in New South Wales On-Line

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