Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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William Edward Bell
- Date of enlistment: 21.01.1916
- Place of enlistment: Liverpool, NSW
- Service no: 5656
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Australian Infantry
- Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death: 35
- Date of Death: 22.09.1917
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: The Huts Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: VI.D.19.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 3 South Tay Street, Dundee
- Occupation: Station Book Keeper
Julia Emmeline Bell, 3 South Tay St, Dundee
William Bell, 3 South Tay St, Dundee
Kenneth & Herbert
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William Edward Bell 5656 Australian Infantry
Private William E. Bell, Australians (killed), was the second son of the late Mr William and Mrs Bell, 3 South Tay Street, Dundee. He met his death on 22nd September.
Dundee People’s Journal 13th October 1917
William is believed to be the brother of Pte Herbert W. Bell, 316448, Black Watch
Information supplied by Gary Thomson, additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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