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James Bennett Bell
Birth: Aug. 9, 1835
Death: Jun. 30, 1910

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company H, 11th Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on November 25, 1863 at Missionary Ridge, Tennessee. His citation reads "Through severely wounded, was first of his regiment on the summit of the ridge, planted his colors inside the enemy's works, and did not leave the field until after he had been wounded five times." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sarah E. Vandiver Bell (1840 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  Emma E Bell (1866 - 1868)*
  Albert W. Bell (1868 - 1960)*
  Martha O. Bell Stichter (1870 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gettysburg Cemetery
Gettysburg
Darke County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Cromer Addition, Lot 132
GPS (lat/lon): 40.10752, -84.49515
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jan 30, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8335054
James Bennett Bell
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James Bennett Bell
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