Frank Bird Unknown date of birth - 10 October 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number8/2406 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion, 4th (Otago) Company AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesFrank AWMM SurnameBird AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8/2406 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM59 EsplanadePetoneNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationS. Bird (father)53 Beach StreetPetoneNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 13 June 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/2406 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM13 June 1915 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM13 Jun 1915-24 July 1915 AWMMHMNZT 24 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDepart - 13 Jun 1915Arrival - 24 Jul 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM13 June 1915 AWMM5th Reinforcements AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Report Discharge Contribute › DischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion, 4th (Otago) Company AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Frank Bird was the son of Frank and Bertha Bird, of Ohaupo Road, Hamilton, New Zealand. Native of Manchester, England. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death19 AWMM Date of death10 October 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathYpresBelgium AWMM Death notesYpresBelgium AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameTyne Cot MemorialTyne Cot CemeteryZonnebekeWest-VlaanderenBelgium AWMM Memorial referenceNZ Apse, Panel 3 AWMM Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Frank Bird by laying a poppy. Eric Thomas Bird Francis James John Bird Frank Bird Fred Bird Frederick Bird Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Frank Bird Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22311383Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 56 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.