We remember Norman Bell

We remember Norman Bell

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Burnley, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6979744 Source:6979740 18th June 1894
1911
employment Apprentice Cabinet Maker United Kingdom Source:8936461 2nd April 1911
1912
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:9547021 11th March 1912
1912
employment Apprentice Cabinet Maker Gamlins Ltd United Kingdom Source:9547021 12th March 1912
1917
dates Age 23 Source:6979740 18th August 1917
1917
service British Army 2nd Lieutenant Cheshire Regiment Source:8936498 18th August 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps Source:9547021 18th August 1917
1917
death Killed in Action Message confirming his fate was dropped by the German Air Force over British Lines as confirmed by his C.O. in a letter to his parents Source:6979738 Source:9547034 18th August 1917
burial Harlebeke New British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial XII. D. 14. Source:8936498
education Birkenhead Institute Birkenhead, Cheshire. United Kingdom Source:288472
education Claughton Higher Grade School Claughton United Kingdom Source:6979744
service British Army Private 2418 Cheshire Regiment Source:288472
service British Army Private 2418 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment Source:9547021
sibling William Ernest WE Bell Source:8936461
sibling Walter Swain WS Bell Source:8936461

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Norman
Initials N
Last Name Bell
Source 288472
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
16 Normanston Road, Birkenhead United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
17 Mather Road, Birkenhead United Kingdom parents address known 1901-04-02
781 Borough Road, Birkenhead United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 2418 Cheshire Regiment Private
British Army Cheshire Regiment 2nd Lieutenant
British Army 2418 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment "V" Compamy Private
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Thomas Bell father
Betsy Swain mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Ernest Bell brother
Walter Swain Bell brother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1912-03-11 5'6"

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Ann39898
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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CWGC: Norman Bell Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Record Alun44477
Ancestry link to 1901 census Alun44477
Ancestry Link to 1911 Census Alun44477

Multimedia

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Birkenhead Institute Roll of Honour Alun44477
Birkenhead News Article Alun44477
Portrait of N Bell Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute War Memorial Alun44477
News article extracted from Birkenhead News Alun44477
RIP les46001

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