1. Home
  2. /
  3. EPGs A-Z
  4. /
  5. B
  6. /
  7. BRADLEY – John Alexander...

BRADLEY – John Alexander 97th and 99th Regiment

Return to Corona EPF List

Click on images to view (if available) a larger image. Use your browser’s Back button to return to site.

97th Regiment Ulster
99th Regiment Lanarkshire


Crimean War Medal with Sebastopol Clasp
Turkish Crimea Medal


NameBRADLEY – John Alexander
Regiment (s)97th and 99th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2124 / 356
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
Attested (enlisted) on two separate occasions:
1) 97th Regiment 2nd January 1843 / 18 years / Carlow Ireland Servant (WO97 not available)
2) 99th Regiment 19th December 1856 / 31 years 6 months / Liverpool Lancashire England
Description – Height
5 Ft 7¼ in
Fresh / Brown / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationIonian Islands – 2 years 2 months
Malta – 1 year 7 months
North America – 4 years 8 months
Crimea – time not stated (1854-55)
Length of Service22 years 29 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge1) Private / 3rd December 1856 / Portsea (discharge from 97th Regiment)
2) Sergeant / 18th July 1865 / Cork (discharge from 99th Regiment)
Campaign MedalsCrimea War Medal with clasp for Sebastopol
Turkish Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Liverpool Lancashire England
Pension Districts1865 1st Liverpool
1865 1st Cork
1866 Tilbury
1866 – 68 Western Australia (no pension records)
October 1868 – March 1879 Melbourne Victoria
Pension Paid1/4½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th October 1866 Portsmouth Hampshire England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CORONA 22nd December 1866
Date/Place of Birthc1825 Leighlinbridge Carlow Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
BRADLEY Alexander
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Unknown Margaret
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
B 1844 unknown location
Date/Place of Marriage22nd July 1865 Cork Ireland
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 21 August 1868 – page 2
Departure from Western
19th August 1868 departed Fremantle per King Oscar for Melbourne Victoria Australia
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationDischarge papers (WO97) from 97th Regiment are not able to be found
British Army Worldwide Index
1851 John A Bradley 2124 Private 97th Foot location New Brunswick
1861 John Alexr Bradley 356 Corporal location Cork
Discharge at own request having completed 21 years service
The name of John’s father differs on documents