Bell, James

Name on Memorial: BELL, JAMES

Name: James Bell

Age: 22

Service No: 201967

Rank: Private

Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 1/6th Bn

Awards: n/a

Died: 21/01/1919

Theatre of Death: France & Flanders

Cause of Death: Died of Wounds in No.9 Central Hospital, Frankfurt whilst POW

Cemetery/Memorial: NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY, KASSEL

Grave/Panel Ref: III. G. 12

Additional Info:

Son of William Bell, Hillside Cottage, West Bog, Bo’ness. Wounded and taken Prisoner of War on 21st March 1918 Somme near Cambrai during the Battle of St Quentin, part of the German counter-offensive Operation Michael. Taken to Limburg then Giessen POW Camp, nr. Frankfurt. Died of Wounds in No.9 Central Hospital, Frankfurt whilst POW. Originally buried in Frankfurt/Main Cemetery, moved to NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY, KASSEL.

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