Frank Bird Unknown date of birth - Died 10 October 1917 PDF Print Share 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 Lay a poppy 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 Esplanade, Petone, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationS. Bird (father), 53 Beach Street, Petone, New 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 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM13 June 1915 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM13 Jun 1915-24 July 1915 AWMMHMNZT 24 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDepart - 13 Jun 1915, Arrival - 24 Jul 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM13 June 1915 AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause 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 deathYpres, Belgium AWMM Death notesYpres, Belgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameTyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 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.