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 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 Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation 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 Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/2406 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM 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 Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion, 4th (Otago) Company AWMM 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 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 Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameTyne Cot MemorialTyne Cot CemeteryZonnebekeWest-VlaanderenBelgium AWMM Memorial referenceNZ Apse, Panel 3 AWMM Obituary 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 Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.