Bell, Walter

BORN HULL 27/12/1891. SON OF HERBERT BELL (1866-1940) & ELIZA ANN WELLS (1869-1956), OF 12 DEVONSHIRE VILLAS, WELLSTED STREET, HULL. HE MARRIED LILY BROMBY (1888-1920), AT HULL, ON 11/05/1913. HIS WIFE LILY & SON, DENIS BELL (1914-1978) LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS.A FORMER NER RAILWAY WORKER IN HULL. HE ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 26/02/1917, AGED 25.
BURIED AT ASSEVILLERS NEW BRITISH CEMETERY. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 27/02/1918. HIS BROTHER, CHARLES BELL, SERVED AS 79910, IN THE LABOUR CORPS. ANOTHER BROTHER, WILLIAM HENRY BELL 201514, 1/4TH EYR, WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON 15/09/1916, AGED 26.


First name:
WALTER
Military Number:
201568
Rank:
Private
Date Died
26/02/1917
Place died:
Assevillers New British Cemetery, Somme, France
Age:
25
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