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Cyril Robertson Bradwell

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Medals mounted by Julian Cook, Cyril Bradwell's grandson, 2018

World War 2 medals

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cyril Robertson AWMM
  • Surname
    Bradwell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    14791 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 October 1916 AWMM ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
    19 October 1916 Public - Helen - Child - 13 April 2019 - family papers
  • Place of birth
    Sumner Christchurch Public - Helen - Child - 13 April 2019 - family papers
  • Birth notes
    Adopted at birth by Tom and Sarah Bradwell
    Birth mother: Catherine Jubilee Robertson Public - Helen - Child - 13 April 2019 - family papers
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 419 Hereford Street, Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    • Teacher/Civilian AWMM
    • Trained as a teacher on his return from the war. See his obituary for details of life and career
      htt Public - Helen - Child - 13 April 2019 - http://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/news/obituaries/746610/Cyril-Bradwell
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs S. Bradwell (mother), 419 Hereford Street, Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single/WWII AWMM
    • Married Nola Carrington 8 August 1945 Public - Helen - Child - 13 April 2019 - family papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    14791 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 3 October 1940 AWMM Accountant/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Hair colour, WWII AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, WWII AWMM
      Hazel AWMM
    • Complexion, WWII AWMM
      Fresh AWMM
    • Height, WWII AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Served in the Base Band and later with the 6th Field Ambulance. Served in the British Colonial Service in Kenya, 1951-55m and later became principal of Wellington High School from 1968-78.

    Father of Glenis.

    Son of Sarah Bradwell. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 November 2008 AWMM
    Age 92 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 29 November 2008 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Biographical information regarding Private Cyril Bradwell.
    http://www.tributes.co.nz/PrintTribute.aspx?id=3388
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 51 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 29 November 2008 AWMM

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13 April 2019HelenWellingtonChild
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