Regiment : Army Ordnance Corps attached Egyptian Army
Service number : A1185
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 31st May 1916
Buried : Khartoum War Cemetery, Sudan, Grave 11. C. 4.
Birthplace : Birmingham, Warwickshire, enlisted Woolwich, Kent
Memorial : Headless Cross The Bridge Church formerly St Luke's Church
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral with the information: Sergt. The Royal Army Ordnance Corps.
Evesham Road, Headless Cross
Andrew A Bird, head, aged 35, breadmaker
Ada E. Bird, wife, aged 36
Lizzie Bird, daughter, aged 14
Joseph Bird, son, aged 12
Alfred Bird, son aged 6
Crabbs Cross, Redditch
Andrew Bird, head, aged 45
Ada Bird, wife, aged 46
Joseph Bird, son, aged 22, Cycle Fitter
Alfred Bird, son aged 16
Entered the theatre of war in Egypt on 5th November 1914. Mentioned in Despatches. Awarded the 1914 Star, the British War Medal and the Victory Medal.