WW1 1914 STAR TRIO & MEMORIAL PLAQUE, 16th LANCERS ATTACHED 7th LIVERPOOL REGIMENT, K.I.A F&F 6-9-1916
WW1 1914 Star trio & Memorial plaque
To- 4873.SJT.J.BELL.16/LRS (on the 1914 star)
& 16L-SJT.J.BELL.16-LRS (on the pair)
John Bell was born in Penrith, Cumberland and enlisted in Edinburgh whilst living in North Shields. He first landed in France 17-8-1914 serving with the 16th Lancers. He was attached to the 7th battalion of the Kings Liverpool regiment as acting regimental Sjt Major when he was killed in action in France & Flanders 6-9-1916. He is buried in Dantzig Alley cemetery & is recorded by the CWGC as the late son of John & Emily Bell of Newcastle on Tyne & the late husband of Marion Mildred Bell of Targetts Farm, Holwell, Cranborne, Sailsbury.
NEF with MIC details, copy grave photograph, SDGW & CWGC details along with other basic research & biographical details.