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William James BELL

Regimental number114
Date of birth1871
Place of birthTylden, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSawmiller
AddressTrentham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinDavid Bell, Trentham, Victoria
Enlistment date19 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1948
Age at death77
Place of burialNathalia Cemetery, Victoria

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