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William Sunday Bell

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Sunday AWMM
  • Surname
    Bell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 70134 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J. Bell (brother), Woodleigh, Glen Murray, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 70134 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 9.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      147 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • 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
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1967 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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