John Bradley bio

Birth Name: John Bradley-West

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Wisconsin

Date Of Birth: July10, 1923

Date Of Death: January 11, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

John Bradley was born on the 10th of July, 1923. He was best known for being a War Hero. United States Navy corpsman who was the last surviving member of the second flag raising on Iwo Jima.

John Bradley was born in Wisconsin. He aspired to work in the funeral business before serving in the military. After raising the first flag, he helped raise the second, larger flagstaff on Mount Suribachi on February 23, 1945.

John Bradley was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Bradley was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

John Bradley-West is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


John’s John Bradley-West attended St Paul’s RC High School and Loreto College in Hulme, Manchester Metropolitan School of Theatre.


John Bradley’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on John Bradley’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, John Bradley kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

John Bradley was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:John Bradley-West
NICKNAME:John Bradley-West



Zodiac Sign: John Bradley was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: John Bradley was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: John Bradley had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

John Bradley’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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