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Robert Ranui Bradshaw

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Photo of gravestone at Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery provided by Gabrielle Fortune 2006. - Image has All Rights Reserved

Photo of gravestone at Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery provided by Gabrielle Fortune 2006. - Image ha …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Ranui AWMM
  • Surname
    Bradshaw AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ4215727 AWMM
    • WWII 4215727 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 June 1924 RNZAF Biographies (R17845608) WhakatuHawkes Bay RNZAF Biographies (R17845608)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. A. E. Bradshaw of Haumoana Hawkes Bay AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Robert Bradshaw was the son of Albert Ernest Bradshaw and of Daisy Bradshaw (nee Walters), of Haumoana, Hawkes Bay.

    Attended Napier Boys High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845608)) AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    4 October 1944 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    United KingdomEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery, Yorkshire, England AWMM Sec. H. Row A. Grave 6. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Think about you a lot. Have visited your grave in Harrogate twice and felt very emotional.
    Public - Barbara - Other Relative - 24 March 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Bo - Cl. Archives New Zealand (R17845608) - Former archives reference: AIR118 AWMM
    • Please note that the 12 volumes of the "RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939-1945" held at Archives NZ (formerly known as AIR118) should be used in conjunction with Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow". FYT reflects detailed examination of all of the AIR118 bios which contain many inaccuracies and omissions. AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [List of Killed - Officers (Canada, Pacific, Europe) - Airmen (Canada, India and Far East)]. Archives New Zealand (R17845748) AWMM

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06 June 2016BarbaraHastingsDirect descendant

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