Compiled with the help of the Commonwealth War Graves
This Page is Dedicated To
Bradley, James Bottomley (Jim)
287, Field Company, 18th Division
Far East - Prisoner of the Japanese
James Bradley ' Towards the Setting Sun'
1943/08/05 Attempted Escape from Songkurai No.2 Camp. Recaptured 1943/08/21.
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Born 1911/07/17, Stalibridge, Cheshire. After recapture, taken to Moulmein by train, then Kami Songkurai for interigation, Cyril Wild prevented execution. Trial 1944/07/26, found guilty, sentenced to hard labour. Liberated Outram Jail.
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Britain at War
Original concept by John Wheedon Maintained by Ron Taylor.
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