David Henry Bird

Son of David Joseph Bird and Sarah Elizabeth Bird
Born 1897, Derby
In 1911, aged 13, he was living at 213 Baker Street, Alvaston, Derby
His fathers occupation being a Brass Finisher.
Siblings: Thomas 10, Florence 17, Leah 11, John 9, William 6

Sapper 490234, Royal Engineers, 477th Field Company
Died of Wounds, aged 20 on Tuesday 24th July 1917, having served his duty in France and Flanders.
He is buried in grave 11.F.37. in Mendingham Military Cemetery, Popering, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Alvaston Memorial