Joe Bradley (1892-1918)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

BRADLEY, JOE. Private, No 22512. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield 5.7.1892. Son of William and Eliza Ann Bradley, 14 William Street, Huddersfield. Educated at Beaumont Street Council School. Employed by Messrs Alfred Crowther Limited, Northumberland Street, Huddersfield as a teamer and warehouseman. Played football with Northumberland Street football club. Husband of Lily Bradley, 64 Market Street, Paddock. Enlisted at the outbreak of the war. Killed in action near Armentieres, 8.8.1918, aged 27 years. Buried in GONNEHEM BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Row H, Grave 4.
ROH:- Great Northern Street Congregational Chapel; All Saints Church, Paddock.
Brother of Private WILLIAM BRADLEY, died of wounds, 15.5.1915.