We remember Richard Bird

We remember Richard Bird

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Jamaica Source:8955609 Source:9120872 1892
1915
service British Army Private 5707 West India Regiment Source:352621 4th October 1915
1915
service British Army Private 5707 West India Regiment Source:9120872 4th October 1915
1915
theatres Egypt :4 Source:352621 4th October 1915
1916
dates Age 24 Source:8955609 1916
1924
events unclaimed medals Source:352621 1924
service British Army Source:9120872
1916
death Whitsand Battery Camp, St. Germans, Cornwall United Kingdom Source:7171488 Source:9120872 14th August 1916
burial Millbrook (all Saints) Church Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Cornwall United Kingdom West. 15. 5. Source:7171488
sibling Ellen Source:9120872

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard
Initials R
Last Name Bird
Source 7171488
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5707 West India Regiment Private
British Army
British Army 5707 West India Regiment Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rebecca mother
Simon Bird father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen sister

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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MIC image (Ancestry) R58235
UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 Deborah102878

Multimedia

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West India Regiment Deborah102878
Out of Many One People Deborah102878
Remembrance Deborah102878

Stories

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