PERSONAL DETAILSJohn Alexander BRADLEY
Birth date and placec. 1825 Leighlinbridge, Carlow, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Occupations pre-WAServant.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 7³/8 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: brown. Hair: brown.
Face: oval. Figure: proportionate. General Appearance: healthy.
Marriage date and place22 Jul 1865 Cork, Cork, Ireland.
SpouseMargaret MOYNIHAN.
Children
Death date and place
Burial date and place
Will and ProbateIndistinguishable possibilities in Melbourne, Victoria and New Zealand.
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s)97th (Earl of Ulster’s) Regiment.  19 Dec 1856 re-engaged with
99th (Lanarkshire) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank#2124 (97th). #356 (99th) Private.
Attestation date and place2 Jan 1843 Carlow [WO25-542B-22] (97th Regiment).
19 Dec 1856 Liverpool, Lancashire (99th Regiment).
Service/CampaignsIonian Islands 2 years 2 months.
Malta 1 year 7 months.
North America 4 years 8 months.
Crimea.
Musters1851 New Brunswick [WO12-9696].
1861 Cork [WO12-9827].
PromotionsPrivate to Corporal 1 Dec 1859.
Corporal to Sergeant 26 Feb 1864.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesCrimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (£5 gratuity).
Four Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/MedicalNone.
Regimental Courts MartialNone.
District Courts MartialNone.
General Courts MartialNone.
Discharge date and place3 Dec 1856 Portsea (free discharge from 97th Regiment).
18 Jul 1865 Cork (at own request from 99th Regiment).
Length of Service22 years 29 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97/1674/35.
Post Discharge ResidenceLiverpool, Lancashire.
Post Discharge Pension District1st Liverpool (1865). 1st Cork (1865). Western Australia (1866). Melbourne  (Oct 1868).
Pension Amount1/4½d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipCorona. 
Departure and Arrival16 Oct 1866 Portsmouth; 22 Dec 1866 Fremantle.
Status/OccupationEnrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/PurchaseNone in Western Australia.
SubscriptionsNone.
Misc. Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 21 Aug 1868.
Departure from WAKing Oscar dep. Fremantle 19 Aug 1868; arr. Hobson’s Bay (Melbourne) 30 Aug 1868.