Saddler Robert John Bell

Royal Field Artillery

Died: Thursday 5 September 1918 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
BELL, ROBERT JOHN
Additional information:
Son of Robert and Emily Bells of 39, Priory Road, Anfield, Liverpool. Native of Peel, Isle of Man.
Cemetery:
BAC-DU-SUD BRITISH CEMETERY, BAILLEULVAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. D. 38.
Country:
France

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Bell, Robert John
Memorial:
St German's Cathedral Church Roll of Honour - WW1 (WMR 28280)
Location:
Peel, Isle of Man
Name recorded:
Bell, Robert J
Memorial:
Stockton (WMR 9789)
Location:
Stockton On Tees, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Bell, Robert J
Memorial:
Dromore - County Down WW1 & WW2 (WMR 6123)
Location:
Dromore, Down
Name recorded:
Bell, Robert J
Memorial:
Causewayhead (Silloth) (WMR 3979)
Location:
Causeway Head, near Silloth, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, R J
Memorial:
Ballyarnett Presbyterians - WW1 (WMR 6507)
Location:
Ballyarnett, Londonderry
Name recorded:
Bell, R J
Memorial:
Shankill Mission WW1 (WMR 6197)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Bell, R J
Memorial:
Co-operative Society - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 48352)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Bell, R J
Memorial:
The Manx National Memorial (WMR 28254)
Location:
St John's, Isle of Man
Name recorded:
Bell, R J
Memorial:
Cathedral Church of St. German Cross - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 67417)
Location:
Peel, Isle of Man
Name recorded:
Bell, R J
Memorial:
Parish of German (WMR 28194)
Location:
Peel, Isle of Man
Name recorded:
Bell, R J
Memorial:
Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria

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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Bell
Context:
commander
Date:
4 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 39 Brigade Royal Field Artillery. (page 351)
Name:
Captain A H M Bell
Context:
other
Date:
31 Aug 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Brigade: 3 (King's Own) Hussars. (page 528)
Name:
Captain A H M Bell
Context:
other
Date:
31 Aug 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Brigade: 3 (King's Own) Hussars. (page 524)
Name:
Captain A H M Bell
Context:
combat
Date:
31 Aug 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Brigade: 3 (King's Own) Hussars. (page 524)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W R M Bell
Context:
joined
Date:
5 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 25)