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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking Bird's grave at Becourt Military Cemetery Becordel-Becourt, Somme, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
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Hucknall Torkard Nottinghamshire
Thomas George Bird was the husband of Hetty ( Ethel) née Chapman whom he had married in 1904 at Nottingham. He was the father of Francis W, Ethel and Harold W, George, Hannah, Charles and Laura (twins), Ada and Phoebe Bird. In 1911 they lived at 6 Hazel Grove Hucknall Torkard Nottinghamshire.
He was a bricklayer's labourer.
23 Aug 1918
33
293555 - CWGC Website
72352
Private
7th Bn The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
Private Thomas George Bird enlisted at Nottingham and initially served with the service number 105552 in the Sherwood Foresters Regiment, he was serving with the 7th battalion The Queen's ( Royal West Surrey Regiment ) when he was killed in action and is buried at Becourt Military Cemetery Becordel-Becourt, Somme, France.
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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking Bird's grave at Becourt Military Cemetery Becordel-Becourt, Somme, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Thomas Bird - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking Bird's grave at Becourt Military Cemetery Becordel-Becourt, Somme, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle