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Frederick Richard BELL

Regimental number4161
Place of birthDubbo, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPiano tuner
AddressCarrington Street, Albury, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26.3
Height5' 11.25"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinFather, J Bell, Carrington Street, Albury, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 July 1915
Place of enlistmentDubbo, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4161A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 October 1919
Discharge date24 January 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Pakeha', 6 October 1919; disembarked, Melbourne, 24 November 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 24 January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 May 1955
Place of burialSpringvale Botanical Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, BELL Frederick Richard

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