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Edward Claude BELL

Regimental number52687
Date of birth16 September 1899
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
Address12 Brown Street, St Peters, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 7.5"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinMother, Ellen Bell, 12 Brown Street, St Peters, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date14 February 1918
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Discharge date19 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Dongola', 24 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 28 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Fremantle, 19 September 1919.

SourcesNAA: B2455, BELL Edward Claude

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