Roland Allen BIRD

Forename(s): Roland Allen

Surname: BIRD

Date of birth: 1894 (approx., calculated)

Date of death: 21 Mar 1915

Age at death: 21 years


External link(s):

   CWGC record


Also on this marker:

   Henry James BIRD

   Rebecca BIRD

   Cecil Arthur BIRD

Carisbrooke Cemetery

Roland Allen BIRD

Image by: Tony Barton



Inscription

In
Loving Memory of
HENRY JAMES BIRD,
ARMY SCHOOL MASTER 1871 - 1903,
WHO DIED 22ND JANUARY 1915.
AGED 68

ALSO OF
ROLAND ALLEN,
YOUNGEST SON OF THE ABOVE
SERGEANT 1ST HAMPSHIRE REGIMENT
WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION IN BELGIUM
21ST MARCH 1915,
AGED 21.

GOD TAKES OUR LOVED ONES FROM OUR
HOMES BUT NEVER FROM OUR HEARTS.


ALSO OF REBECCA BIRD,
WHO DIED 13TH JUNE, 1936.
AGED 79 YEARS.

Separate plaque:
IN MEMORY OF
CECIL ARTHUR
LCL. CPL. 2ND BTN. HANTS REGT.
3RD SON OF THE ABOVE
MISSING PRESUMED KILLED
IN ACTION IN FRANCE
30TH NOVEMBER 1917
AGED 26
THY WILL BE DONE

Transcription by: Tony Barton