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Sapper Thomas Henry Bradshaw


On the 20th September 1944, 4 Bomb Disposal Company were in the process of rendering an enemy mine harmless when, at 13.20; it exploded killing eight men and injuring a further five. Sapper T. Bradshaw, Sapper J.A. Brady, Sapper J.W. Bridges, Corporal E.F. Brooks, Sapper N. Jolley, Sapper A.E. Martin and Lance Sergeant A.V. Maskell also died at this incident.

Personal Details

  • 2113659 Sapper
  • Thomas Henry Bradshaw
  • 4 Bomb Disposal Company
  • Royal Engineers
Son of Joseph and Bertha Mary Bradshaw of Gildersome. Died on the 20th September 1944. Aged 31. Buried at Gildersome Cemetery. Section M Grave 245.


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