Rifleman

Fred Bird

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of Mr. and Mrs. F. Bird, of Stout St., Westport, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
44083
Name:
Fred Bird
Rank: 
Rifleman
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
Frank Bird (father), Stout Street, Westport, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment:
Shepherd
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
3 New Zealand (Rifle) Brigade, 1 Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
12 October 1917
Day of Death:
Friday
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
14 March 1917
Transport:
HMNZT 79
Vessel:
Ruapehu
Destination:
Devonport, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
XV. D. 10.
Cemetery Location: 
Belgium
Fred Bird
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