In Memory of

Addison Brade

Lance Corporal
2nd Bn., Gloucestershire Regiment
who died on
Wednesday, 27th September 1944. Age 24.

Additional Information: Son of Richard Brade, and of Ellen Brade, of Warton, Preston, Lancashire.

Commemorative Information

Cemetery: LEOPOLDSBURG WAR CEMETERY, Leopoldsburg, Limburg, Belgium
Grave Reference/
Panel Number:
II. C. 15.
Location: Leopoldsburg War Cemetery is located 58 kilometres north east of Leuven. From Leopoldsburg railway station turn right along the Nicolaylaan to the 'T' junction and turn left onto the Koningsstraat. Continue 300 metres and turn right at the Koning Albert I Plein. 100 metres after this, turn left at the 'T' Junction and right at the next 'T' junction. Continue for a further 300 metres to the end of the road and then turn left into the Militair Domein. The cemetery is sited 200 metres along on the right.

Historical Information: There are about 35 original burials in the cemetery which were those of casualties resulting from isolated engagements in or near the town. Of the remainder, some are burials from a military hospital which was established at Leopoldsburg during the latter part of 1944, and some were brought in from the surrounding district. There are now 800, 1939-45 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, nearly 20 are unidentifed.