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William John BELL

Regimental number3494
Place of birthArarat, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressTaryoon Road, Ararat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinSister-in-Law, Mrs Louisa Bell, Taryoon Road, Ararat, Victoria
Enlistment date19 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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