Friday, 4 December 2015

Worsbrough St Mary's Church Burial Ground Henry Norman Bird.

The family gravestone of Henry Norman Bird

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Lives of the First World War

Photograph by Pete Schofield

Grave Location and Inscription:

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In Loving Memory Of / Agnes / the beloved wife of / William Henry Bird / of Birdwell / who fell asleep July 10th 1906 / aged 45 years / Also the above named / William Henry Bird / who died Oct 27th 1928 / aged 74 years / Also Henry Norman / son of the above / who was killed in action / in France May 4th 1918 / aged 24 years / and was interred at / Chocques Military Cemetery / N.W. of Bethune.

He is also remembered on the war memorial plaque at Tankersley, St Peter's Church.

Henry Norman Bird is buried in the Chocques Cemetery in France and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.

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