Robert Bell

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: October 1917
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 59118
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 17th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 18
  • Date of Death: 25.04.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Martinsart British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.D.18.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Dawson Bros & Co Ltd, Cloth Merchants, Victoria Chambers, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Mrs Bell, 40 Baldovan Tce, Dundee

  • Father:

    Thomas Bell, 40 Baldovan Tce, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Robert Bell

Robert Bell   59118  Royal Scots

Pte. Robert Bell, Royal Scots, was the eldest son of Mr and Mrs Thos. Bell, 40 Baldovan Terrace, Dundee.  He was 18½ years of age, and enlisted in October, 1917, and had only been in France for four weeks.  Prior to joining up he was employed with Dawson Brothers & Co., cloth merchants, Victoria Chambers.

Dundee Courier 14th May 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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