Fireman and Trimmer James Bell

Mercantile Marine

Died: Wednesday 10 April 1918 (aged 39)

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Record:
BELL, JAMES
Additional information:
Son of Philip Bell, of Buff Bay, Jamaica, and the late Rosy Ann Bell. Born at Jamaica.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Stalling Busk-Memorial Scroll (WMR 72348)
Location:
Stalling Busk, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Brinkburn School - WW1 (WMR 43282)
Location:
Hartlepool, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Theale - Boer War (WMR 9099)
Location:
Theale, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Wall Reading Room Roll of Honour (WMR 70943)
Location:
Wall Village, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
South Hetton Royal British Legion Roll of Honour (WMR 71100)
Location:
South Hetton, Durham
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Thrybergh Working Mens Club (WMR 52935)
Location:
Thrybergh, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Bainbridge (WMR 72330)
Location:
Bainbridge, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Heaton Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34538)
Location:
Heaton, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Aspatria Church - WW1 (WMR 4003)
Location:
Aspatria, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Windermere Wesleyan Methodist School (WMR 70463)
Location:
Windermere, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
South Moor Colliery Co Ltd Park (WMR 41811)
Location:
South Moor, Durham
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Wall Reading Room WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34298)
Location:
Wall, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Brinkburn School - WW1 (WMR 43282)
Location:
Hartlepool, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Bethel Wesleyan Methodists WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 2745)
Location:
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Carlisle St Stephen's Church WW1 (LOST) (WMR 70977)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Mouswald (WMR 13437)
Location:
Mouswald, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Dalton (WMR 44112)
Location:
Dalton, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Hessle (WMR 35156)
Location:
Hessle, Humberside
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Hobkirk (Men of Rulewater) (WMR 5657)
Location:
Bonchester Bridge, Borders
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Knockbreda Parishioners - Roll of Honour - WW1 (WMR 6318)
Location:
Newtonbreda, Antrim
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Haswell-Cross (WMR 71118)
Location:
Haswell, Durham
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Brechin (WMR 5695)
Location:
Brechin, Tayside
Name recorded:
Bell, James
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Kirkandrews on Esk WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67670)
Location:
Kirkandrews on Esk, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Parish of St John & St Michael Book Of Remembrance (WMR 9703)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Bannockburn (WMR 5795)
Location:
Bannockburn, Central
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Hilton Lodge No. 2262 (WMR 68958)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Raydaleside (WMR 30442)
Location:
Stalling Busk, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
St Andrews Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 30073)
Location:
Aysgarth, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Glasgow Conservative Club (WMR 5966)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Stalling Busk-Roll of Honour (WMR 72349)
Location:
Stalling Busk, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Marsett (WMR 72347)
Location:
Marsett, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Bridge of Allan (WMR 5791)
Location:
Bridge Of Allan, Central
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Queens Own Rifles Of Canada (WMR 40952)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Parish of Straiton-Roll of Honour (WMR 80542)
Location:
Straiton, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Captain H Bell and Lance Corporal J Bell (WMR 13045)
Location:
Aspatria, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Distington, Pica, Winscales and Dyonside (WMR 4031)
Location:
Distington, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Men of Canonbie (WMR 44101)
Location:
Canonbie, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Private J Bell MM (WMR 77578)
Location:
Lochmaben, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Bo'ness (WMR 73100)
Location:
Bo'ness, Lothian
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
St George's Church WW1 (WMR 428)
Location:
Kendal, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Dean Parish Church WW1 (WMR 81333)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Canonbie (WMR 44100)
Location:
Canonbie, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Guthrie (WMR 57451)
Location:
Guthrie, Tayside
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Assington - WW1 (WMR 4323)
Location:
Assington, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Belfast Corporation Staff Roll Of Honour (WMR 43476)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
St Marys Church - WW1 (WMR 4180)
Location:
Windermere, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bell, James
Memorial:
Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria

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Name:
Lieutenant Bell
Context:
Wounded
Date:
9 Apr 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 56)
Name:
Lieutenant P W Bell
Context:
joined
Date:
7 Apr 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 18 (Queen Mary's Own) Hussars (page 274)
Name:
casualty_kia Second Lieutenant Bell
Context:
Date:
15 Apr 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 41)