Soldier – Bell, Walter – Kilner Bros Worker killed in Great Advance (picture)

November 1916

Mexborough & Swinton Times October 21, 1916

Private Walter Bell
York and Lancaster

Mrs Boulton, 12 North Cliff road, Conisbrough, has received official information that her brother, private Walter Bell (York and Lancs) was killed in action on July 1.
Private Bell enlisted in September 1914, and has passed through many thrilling engagements.

Previous to enlistment he was a glass hand at messes Kilner brothers, where he was well liked amongst his workmates.
Private Bell was 38 years of age.

From C.W.G.C.:

Service Number 13490
Died 01/07/1916
8th Bn.
York and Lancaster Regiment

Pier and Face 14 A and 14 B.

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