William Sunday AWMM
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WWI 70134 AWMM
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J. Bell (brother), Woodleigh, Glen Murray, New Zealand AWMM
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- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 9.5" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
147 lb AWMM
Embarked Wellington, 8 Febryary 1918; disembarked Liverpool, England, 29 March 1918; marched in to Sling Camp, 20 April 1918.
Proceeded overseas to France, 26 May 1918; joined 1st Entrenching Bn, in the field, 31 May 1918.
Transferred to and joined 1st Bn, Auckland Infantry Bn, 3 August 1918.
Wounded in action, 15 August 1918 (shrapnel wound, chin), and admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 16 August 1918; discharged to unit, 19 August 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 19 August 1918.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 13 September 1918 (bomb wound, left foot), and admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred to 56th Casualty Clearing Station, 14 September 1918; to No 83 General Hospital, Boulogne, 15 September 1918; to No 1 Convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 10 October 1918; to No 10 Convalescent Depot, Escault, 17 October 1918; to NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 25 October 1918.
Commenced return to New Zealand from London on board HMNZT 'Matatua', 28 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of engagement), 5 September 1919.
Parents: Thomas (b. Leeds, England) and Fredericka (b. London, England) BELL AWMM
8 August 1967 AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
78: 4 AWMM
- Burton, O. (1922). The Auckland Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Whitcombe & Tombs. AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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