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William Patrickson BELL

Regimental number35588
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressPlevna, Trundle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Joseph W Bell, 'Wynulla', Concord Road, Homebush, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, May 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Trench Mortar Battery
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 2 July 1918

FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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