Queens South Africa Medal, four clasps, Orange Free State, Transvaal, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902; (6362 L-CORPL: J. BRADLEY. RL: WELSH: FUS:). John Bradley was born in Birmingham, Warwickshire, and having worked as a labourer, then attes...

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Queens South Africa Medal, four clasps, Orange Free State, Transvaal, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902; (6362 L-CORPL: J. BRADLEY. RL: WELSH: FUS:). John Bradley was born in Birmingham, Warwickshire, and having worked as a labourer, then attested for service with the British Army when aged 19 at Birmingham on 22nd February 1900, and joining as a Private (No.6362) the Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Posted from the Depot to the 1st Battalion, Bradley was posted to Australia on 12th November 1900, and then home again on 23rd April 1901, before being posted to South Africa on 27th August 1901. Bradley then saw service during the Boer War on operations in the Orange Free State and the Transvaal, being appointed to Lance Corporal on 19th August 1902, and posted home and discharged on 11th November 1902. Confirmed as his full entitlement. Good very fine