St Thomas' Mission Hall, Green Tye St Thomas' Church Memorial, Perry Green Much Hadham Village Memorial St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Much Hadham Stone Bench Plaque, Much Hadham Congregational Church Memorial, Hadham Cross
Born in 1888 in Green Tye, Much Hadham, Hertfordshire son of William and Emma Bird. In 1911 he was living in Green Tye and working as a nursery labourer.
Formerly Private 40479 Bedfordshire Regiment he was killed in action on his 30th birthday. His parent placed the following tribute to him in the Herts and Essex newspaper in November 1918.
Brother of Lance Corporal Charles Bird who was killed on 29 Apr 1917 and is also commemorated on these memorials. SEE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION SHEET
Malcolm Lennox, “Lest We Forget – Much Hadham 1914-18” by Richard Maddams Much Hadham Forge Museum