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Guy Bayford Bell

Date of death: 28 April 1917 Age: 42
Grave / memorial: WM002 CH033

Rank: Lieutenant
Unit: Lancashire Fusiliers (5th Bn, attd 35th MGC)
Service No:
Action: Arras
Burial place / Memorial: Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais (Bay 5)
The National Archives Reference: [Medal card TNA ref WO 372/2/329549]

Notes: Son of the late Alfred and Jane Bell, stained glass artist, of Bayford House, Hampstead. Came from Australia to serve. Enlisted in Artists' Rifles (28th London Regt) as Private 3618. Promoted in the field. Commemmorated on plaque in Hampstead Parish Church, together with John Bell-Hughes (?cousin)
(based on CWGC record, Commercial Directories of Hampstead 1910 & 1921, 1911 Census)

Research by Peter Ginnings

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