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John Bertram Granville Bradley

Wing Commander (Wg Cdr) J. B. G. Bradley, who comes from Wellington, NZ, was justice and administrator of the town of Akyab. Image kindly provided by Australian War Memorial SUK13686. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Wing Commander (Wg Cdr) J. B. G. Bradley, who comes from Wellington, NZ, was justice and administrat …


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    John Bertram Granville AWMM
  • Surname
    Bradley AWMM
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    WWII NZ1582 AWMM
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    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 March 1899 AWMM AWMM
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    1 July 1922 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM
    Grace Moore Mayne AWMM


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  • John Bertram Granville Bradley was awarded the CBE "... for services as Deputy Chief, Civil Affairs Service Division Arakan, Far East. Former Sessions Judge, Akyab. Following enlistment in the Royal New Zealand Air Force as a pilot officer, Wing Commander Bradley completed an Intelligence officers course and the worked for almost two years in Air Staff Plans before being posted in India as a Wing Commander in May 1944, for services in Burma administering territories immediately behind the front lines." Hanson, p. 91-2. AWMM
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About death

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    8 July 1971 AWMM
    PortsmouthEngland AWMM
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