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William A Bell
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Birth: 1879
Death: Jan. 2, 1932
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA

BALTIMORE CITY POLICE OFFICER
SHOT AND KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY

MEDAL OF HONOR POSTHUMOUSLY

Off. Bell & his partner responded to 1709 Madison Ave to search for an armed wanted felon. As they made their way up to the apartment building, the suspect burst through his apartment door with two guns in his hands and shot Off. Bell 3 times killing him instantly. His partner caught Off. Bell before he hit the floor. The suspect temporarilly escaped but was caught the next day in Washington D.C.

Off. Bell was unmarried and survived only by his mother Emma.

HE IS HONORED ON THE NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS MEMORIAL WALL PANEL 41E LINE 14

WE HONOR HIS MEMORY SO HE IS NEVER FORGOTTEN 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary A Risley Bell (1886 - 1976)
 
Note: Burial Date: 1/6/1932, Permit # 27672
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Plot: N,052,NW/4,#3
 
Maintained by: Jdrhook
Originally Created by: McPhersonGenealogist
Record added: Mar 04, 2009
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William A Bell
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- Jim Henwood
 Added: Nov. 15, 2013

- Jdrhook
 Added: Nov. 14, 2012
God bless you for your courage and service to your community. Rest in peace brother.
- Jdrhook
 Added: Sep. 16, 2010
 
 
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