Sydney Joseph Bird

Surname
Bird
Forename(s)
Sydney Joseph
Date of death
2-Nov-42
Place of death
Western Desert

World War 2

Serial No
65445
Rank
Private
Address on enlistment
Murupara, New Zealand
Next of kin on enlistment
Mrs A.T. Bird (wife), Murupara, New Zealand

Comments (6)

Yes am another niece of Henry, we called him Uncle Kami, Ngaru is in Murupara.Did you know Uncle or Ngaru, he also had 3 brothers who died o/seas, being George, Peraniko also Jimmy. Some of our whanau that is the Nuku and Bird are planning a pilgrimage in Dec 2013 or 2014 to visit their graves in El Alamein Fienza Italy. Are you also returned service man or looking for contact with Ngaru or my cousins. I would be interested to share news or korero. Nga mihi kia koe e hoa TeAroha Nuku-TakiMurupara 

Kia ora Te Aroha I was married to Bruce Te Moni son Charlie I move to Melbourne 1991 my mother was related to Koro Henry her name was Bella Ngapera Nepia she was raised at Reparoa her sister was the late Pinda Tahau I lived in Murupara I know your name the Nuku just trying to place isn't this web site neat I wish I knew all this when I was living in NZ and Yes I knew Ngaru very well I'D been away from Murupara so long and on a visit there I think Polly tangi he still remembered me after all those year living there could hardly get a word out of him. You are all so lucky to be able to visit our love one's I have plan's to go over to God Bless us all ake ake ake Amen