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Harry William BELL

Regimental number2780
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
SchoolSt Joseph's (Catholic) College, Hunter's Hill, NSW
ReligionRoman Catholic
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Clare Bell, Warwick, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 1 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 March 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death10 March 1918
Age at death31
Place of burialOuttersteene Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 37), Bailleul, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry Little and Ellen Clair BELL, "Vigo", Warwick, Queensland

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