Thomas Hughes Bradshaw

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal
  • Born 19 November 1875, Port Chambers, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Died details of death unknown
  • Last rank Private/Rifleman
  • Service number 42621
  • Served In Reinforcements J Company, New Zealand Rifle Brigade
  • Next of Kin Mrs J. McNaughton (sister), Gore Street, Bluff
  • Pre-war occupation Self-employed Oysterman
  • ReligionChurch of England (Anglican)
  • Enlisted7 December 1916, Invercargill
  • Embarkationaboard HMNZT 80 Cornthic, departed 2 April 1917, New Zealand, disembarked Plymouth, England, 10 June 1917.
  • Theatres of operationWestern European 1917
  • Periods of service264 days in New Zealand and one year 45 days overseas in Western Europe. Total service of one year and 309 days.
  • Returned to New Zealandaboard Athenic, 16 May 1918
  • Discharged6 November 1918, no longer fit for service due to wounds received in action (shrapnel wound to head)
  • AwardedBritish War Medal and Victory Medal