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Alfred James BELL

Regimental number3431
Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationNavvy
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Annie Maria Lawson, Kidgell, Mount Pleasant, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date24 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 24 February 1916. Taken on strength, 31st Battalion, 2 April 1917. Mortally wounded, 24 May 1917.
FateDied of wounds 25 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Date of death25 May 1917
Age at death24
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 3), France
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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