Edward BELL

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BELL, Edward

Service Numbers: 1009, 5438
Enlisted: 14 January 1916, Enlisted at Sydney
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 18th Infantry Battalion
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 1896
Home Town: Mascot, Botany Bay, New South Wales
Schooling: Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
Occupation: Dairyman
Died: Died of wounds - shell wound to the left arm, later amputated, 55th Field Ambulance , 15 April 1918
Cemetery: Lone Pine Cemetery, ANZAC
Plot X1, Row C, Grave 2 Rev. L.H. Bailey officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Mascot War Memorial, Mascot War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

10 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1009, 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Melbourne
10 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1009, 24th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
10 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1009, 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Melbourne
10 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1009, 24th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
9 Dec 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1009, 24th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
14 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5438, 24th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Sydney
14 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5438, 24th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Sydney
26 Jan 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 18th Infantry Battalion, Transferred from the 24th Battalion
26 Jan 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 18th Infantry Battalion, Transferred from the 24th Battalion
15 Apr 1918: Involvement Private, SN 5438, 18th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
15 Apr 1918: Involvement Private, SN 5438, 18th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of John and Mary Ann Bell of Botany Road, Mascot, NSW

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Edward Bell and Florence Bell nee Brassingon of 60 Creswick Street, Footscray, Victoria. Brother of Violet Alice Bates nee Bell and Gerald Bell

 14 April 1915 - Enlisted at Melbourne in the 24th Battalion with the rank of Private

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of John and Mary Ann Bell of Botany Road, Mascot, NSW

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal