CEF Soldier Detail

Private Donald Bell
Died: October 24, 1917

Regimental Number:
2184301
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Forestry Corps
Battalion:
Forestry Base Depot
Company:
Place of Birth:
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
Catherine Bell White, Sister, 139 Auchinairn, Bishopbriggs, Scotland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
October 12, 1870
Trade or Calling:
Pattern Maker
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
April 26, 1917
Age at enlistment:
46
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
36 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Died of Illness
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
October 24, 1917
Age at Death:
47
Buried at:
Cadder Cemetery, Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
Plot:
1472
Commemorated:
Auchinairn war memorial, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow, Scotland
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 609-61
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Forestry Corps Forestry Base Depot
Private Canadian Forestry Corps 3rd Forestry Company