Bert Adams Bell

Male 1894 - 1916  (22 years)


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  • Name Bert Adams Bell 
    Born 1894  Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Address 09 Jan 1915  Address at time of Enlistment into AIF Find all individuals with events at this location 
    "Gamallie"
    Beach Street
    Cottesloe, Western Australia 
    Died 29 Jul 1916  France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Killed in Action - WWI - France
    Military Honours 19 Aug 1921  Medals issued Postumous Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1914/15 Star No. 23808
    British War Medal No. 16296
    Victory Medal No. 16231 
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Military Honours 11 Jan 1923  Memorial Plaque and Scroll Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Memorial Plaque 355772 sent to father H.T. Bell.
    Memorial Scroll 355772 sent to father H. T. Bell 
    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 I7961  Tucker Family Tree | Duffield Family Tree
    Last Modified 26 May 2008 

    Father Henry Thomas Bell,   b. 1848, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother 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
    Family ID F2465  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1894 - Perth, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jul 1916 - France 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), 1894.
      Surname Bell, Given Names Bert Adams, Place of Birth Perth, Father henry Thomas, Mother Watson Alice Agnes, Registration Year 1894, Registration No. 433

    2. [S23] Australian Military Service Records - Army, Department of Defence - Australia (Reliability: 3), 02 Aug 1916.
      Extract from military service records:
      Report Date: 2.8.16, Record of casualty: Killed in Action Place: France, Date: 29 Jul 1916

    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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