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James Henry BELL

Regimental number6218
Place of birthCreswick, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address3 Geelong Road, Ballarat East, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs E J Bell, 3 Geelong Road, Ballarat East, Victoria
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 July 1928
Place of burialCreswick Cemetery

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