William Henry Dillon Bell Unknown date of birth - 31 July 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number1/10 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMCaptain AWMM1st King Edward's Horse AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 48 - No known copyright restrictio … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Henry Dillon AWMM SurnameBell AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1/10 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMMember of Parliament AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentPre 1914 AWMM47 Molesworth StreetWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationGladys BellUnion Bank of Australia (Limited)LondonEngland AWMM Relationship statusPre 15 August 1914 AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number1/10 AWMM Military unitsKing Edward's Horse AWMMThe King's Overseas Dominions Regiment AWMM Military serviceKing Edward's Horse AWMMThe King's Overseas Dominions Regiment AWMM Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMM1914 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM15 August 1914 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMMHMNZT 1 HMNZT 2 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandApiaWestern Samoa AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM15 August 1914 AWMMSamoan Advance Party AWMMHeadquarters AWMMMoeraki or Monowai AWMMLieutenant AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMCaptain AWMM1st King Edward's Horse AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Dillon Bell was the son of Hon. Sir Francis Bell, G.C.M.G., and Lady Bell, of Wellington, New Zealand.Captain Dillon Bell was the first Member of Parliament to go on active service in WWI. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death33 AWMM Date of death31 July 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathYpresBelgium AWMM Death notesYpresBelgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameYpres (Menin Gate) MemorialIeperWest-VlaanderenBelgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Henry Dillon Bell by laying a poppy. William Gordon Bell William Henry Bell William Henry Dillon Bell William Herbert Bell William James Bell Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Henry Dillon Bell Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedArchives New Zealand.http://www.archway.archives.govt.nzSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22274534Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 48 AWMMVolunteers: the Journal of the New Zealand Military Historical Society AWMMThe Volunteers. Vol 18, October 1992. No. 2. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.