Ivan James Birch: 1938–2021 [Heath 1949–1955]

Ivan James Birch was born on and died on .

His funeral was held at 2.15 pm on Friday, at Park Wood Crematorium, Elland.

We have little information about him at this time except that he published an Introduction to Chinese in two volumes in the 1970s and 1980s and was Hon. Secretary of the Halifax Antiquarian Society during the 1980s.

We welcome further information from Old Boys who can thrown further light on his life and work. Thanks to John Gaukroger [Heath 1944–1951] for this information.