Henry Thomas Bell

Male 1848 -


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  • Name Henry Thomas Bell 
    Born 1848  Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military Honours 11 Jan 1923  Memorial Plaque and Scroll Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Memorial Plaque and Scroll presented to Henry Bell from the Australian Government in recognition of the Sacrifice of his son Bert Adams Bell who was killed in Action in France During the first World War from a greatful Nation. 
    Commemorative Scroll
    Commemorative Scroll
    In 1922 a Memorial Scroll was presented to the next of kin of those soldiers, sailors or nurses who died while serving in the Australian Imperial Force (AIF) or Royal Australian Navy (RAN) during the First World War. Later they were presented with a Memorial Plaque.

    The Memorial Scroll bears the Royal Coat of Arms and a message which includes a tribute to the soldiers who gave up their own lives that others might live in freedom.
    1914 - 1918 Memorial Plaque
    1914 - 1918 Memorial Plaque
    The Memorial Plaque was presented to the next of Kin of those soldiers, sailors or nurses who died while serving in the Australian Imperial Force (AIF) or Royal Australian Navy (RAN) during the First World War.
    The large, round, bronze Memorial Plaque which was to accompany the Memorial Scroll shows Britannia and a lion on the front, surrounded by the inscription He died for freedom and honour. The full name of the dead soldier is engraved on the right hand side of the plaque. No rank, unit or decorations are shown, symbolising the equality of sacrifice of all casualties.
    Person ID I7956  Tucker Family Tree | Duffield Family Tree
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2009 

    Father George Bell,   b. 1819, Unknown, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1908, Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Lydia Charlotte Duffield,   b. 04 Jun 1829, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1915, Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1846  Fremantle, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F2036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Agnes Watson,   b. 07 May 1853, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Sep 1936  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1871  Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Luna Alice Bell,   b. 1873, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Frederick William Bell,   b. 03 Apr1875, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1954, Bristol, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Edna May Bell,   b. 1877, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Harry George Bell,   b. 1879, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Edgar Watson Bell,   b. 1881, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1915, Gallipoli, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     6. Myra lydia Bell,   b. 1883, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Clarice Mary Bell,   b. 1885, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Eva Victoria Bell,   b. 1887, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Jack Watson Bell,   b. 1890, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Bert Adams Bell,   b. 1894, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1916, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    Last Modified 26 May 2008 
    Family ID F2465  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1848 - Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1871 - Perth, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S21] W.A. Registrar of Births, Deaths & Marriages, Department of the Atorney General (Reliability: 3), 1848.
      Surname Bell, Given Names Henry Thomas, Place of Birth Fremantle, father George, Mother Duffield Lydia, Registration Year 1848, Registration No. 1226

    2. [S21] W.A. Registrar of Births, Deaths & Marriages, Department of the Atorney General (Reliability: 3), 1855.
      Surname Bell, Given Name Wesley, Place of Birth Fremantle, Father George, Mother Duffield Lydia Charlotte, registration Year 1855, Registration No. 2886.

    3. [S21] W.A. Registrar of Births, Deaths & Marriages, Department of the Atorney General (Reliability: 3), 1871.
      Surname Bell, Given Names Henry Thomas, Sex Male, Place of Marriage Perth, Spouse Surname Watson, Spouse Given Names Alice Agnes, Registration year 1871, Registration No. 3371


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