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  • CWGC headstone in Kingsway (Old) Cemetery, Kirkby in Ashfield. Photo Carol Malone
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Kirkby in Ashfield
Joseph William Bird was born in 1889 in Kirkby in Ashfield and was the son of James Bird and Julia Bird of New St., Kirkby-in-Ashfield.
14 Oct 1916
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2749998 - CWGC Website
15873
Private
6th Bn The Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Private Joseph William Bird, enlisted at Doncaster and served with the 6th Battalion Yorkshire Regiment. He landed at Gallipoli on 8th September 1915. He died of wounds at the Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford on 14th October 1916. He is buried in Kingsway Cemetery, Kirkby-in-Ashfield,
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  • CWGC headstone in Kingsway (Old) Cemetery, Kirkby in Ashfield. Photo Carol Malone
    Joseph William Bird - CWGC headstone in Kingsway (Old) Cemetery, Kirkby in Ashfield. Photo Carol Malone