Robert Alfred Bell (1899-1918)

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Robert Alfred Bell

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

BELL, ROBERT ALFRED. Private. No 64881. 22nd Battalion (Tyneside Scottish) Northumberland Fusiliers. Formerly No TR/5/5696 Territorial Reserve. Born Cleckheaton, 26.3.1899. Son of Charlie and Barbara Ann Bell, 6 Scholes Square, Northgate, Huddersfield. Educated at Beaumont Street Board School. Employed as a crane driver by Sir Robert McAlpine. Enlisted 11.4.1917. Reported missing, presumed dead, 11.4.1918, aged 19 years. Buried CABARET ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 20, Row D, Grave 22.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission