Ordinary Seaman William Bird

Royal Navy, HMS Sentinel

Died: Tuesday 15 April 1919 (aged 18)

Connected records

Record:
BIRD, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Frank and Louisa Bird, of King St., Sheffield.
Cemetery:
CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
32.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
St Pauls Church WW1 Window (WMR 42552)
Location:
Farington, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Adforton Parishioners (WMR 32196)
Location:
Adforton, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
St Matthews And St Marks WW1 Board (WMR 43031)
Location:
Holbeach St Matthew, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
2Lt R B Wilton (WMR 27715)
Location:
Walton On The Hill, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
WW1 Memorial (WMR 19374)
Location:
Aldenham, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Higham Ferrers WW1 And WW2 (WMR 38129)
Location:
Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
St. James' Church (WMR 34928)
Location:
Grimsby, Humberside
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Castle Carrock WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67382)
Location:
Castle Carrock, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Higham Ferrers - Column (WMR 14875)
Location:
Higham Ferrers, Rushden, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Friends Institute WW1 (WMR 51967)
Location:
Hichgate, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
St. Giles' Church - WW1 (WMR 68298)
Location:
Bradford-on-Tone, Somerset
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Gamlingay (WMR 46537)
Location:
Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Grimston - WW1 and WW2 cross (WMR 19677)
Location:
Grimston, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Coleorton (WMR 14831)
Location:
Coleorton, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Aldenham Cross WW1 And WW2 (WMR 40050)
Location:
Letchmore Heath, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Much Hoole and District (WMR 54968)
Location:
Much Hoole, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Bardwell Men (WMR 84615)
Location:
Bardwell, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
St Bernard's Sunday Schools, Stockbridge (WMR 89008)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
St Giles Church (WMR 3451)
Location:
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Rhayader And District (WMR 6850)
Location:
Rhayader, Powys
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
St Marys Church - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 46547)
Location:
Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Barsham - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 4943)
Location:
Barsham, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Woodford Bridge Roll Of Honour (WMR 12498)
Location:
Woodford Bridge, Greater London
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church - WW1 (WMR 19558)
Location:
Frogmore, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Barham School (WMR 91669)
Location:
Barham, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Bird, William
Memorial:
Lochgelly (WMR 8515)
Location:
Lochgelly, Fife
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
17th Duke Of Cambridge's Own Lancers - WW1 (WMR 50345)
Location:
Aldershot, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Queen Elizabeths Grammar School Memorial Plaque (WMR 27022)
Location:
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Templeborough Council School (lost) (WMR 52920)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
W G Stovey (WMR 19549)
Location:
Charlton Down, Dorset
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Old Boys WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 27020)
Location:
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
District Of St James - WW1 Reredos (WMR 52963)
Location:
Wath Upon Dearne, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Men Of Whitton - WW1 Chapel (WMR 47915)
Location:
Whitton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
St Simon And St Jude Church - Tablets (lost) (WMR 15813)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
St James Church - WW1 Served (WMR 52961)
Location:
Wath Upon Dearne, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Steel Peech And Tozer Ltd Phoenix Special Steel Works Served And Died (WMR 52922)
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Grangetown (WMR 6684)
Location:
Grangetown, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Seaforth and Waterloo (WMR 2554)
Location:
Waterloo, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Rugby Gates - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 19503)
Location:
Rugby, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
St Peters Church - WW1 (WMR 1132)
Location:
Ightham, Kent
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Codsall Methodist Church (WMR 27792)
Location:
Codsall, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Men Of Cambridgeshire And The Isle Of Ely (WMR 12935)
Location:
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Keighley Sunday Circle (WMR 28794)
Location:
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Hoddesdon And Rye Park (WMR 41655)
Location:
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
St Stephens Parish - Obelisk (WMR 28349)
Location:
Park Street, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Lee On The Solent (WMR 40452)
Location:
Lee-on-the-Solent, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Bird, W
Memorial:
Cortonwood Colliery WW1 (WMR 47428)
Location:
Brampton, South Yorkshire

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Name:
Lieutenant Bird
Context:
resigned
Date:
11 Apr 1919
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 2 Northern Brigade: 1/6 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (page 7)
Name:
Lieutenant Bird
Context:
resigned
Date:
12 Apr 1919
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 961)