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CPO James Francis "Frank" Bell, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1920
Blacksburg
Cherokee County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 2002
Roseburg
Douglas County
Oregon, USA

Enlisted in the US Navy on 19 Jul 1938 as a Fireman Second Class. Assigned to the USS Milwaukee (CL-5) on 25 Nov 1938 and transferred 20 Apr 1944 as a Chief Water Tender (Acting Appointment). The last record for James was a transfer to the USS Atlanta (CL-104) as a Chief Water Tender (Permanent Appointment).
(This information is located on www.ancestry.com.)

According to the Notice of Separation from U.S. Navy Service:

Honorably separated as a Chief Boilerman on 16 Sep 1948 at Naval Station Long Beach, CA.

When his son enlisted in the US Navy during the Vietnam War, James enlisted in the Naval Reserve. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Felix Bell (1859 - 1938)
  Margaret Bernice Mintz Bell (1879 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  James Francis Bell (1947 - 2013)*
  Randy Wayne Bell (1956 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Roseburg Memorial Gardens
Roseburg
Douglas County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Paul Basso
Record added: May 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69345533
CPO James Francis Frank Bell, Sr
Added by: J.D. Larimore
 
CPO James Francis Frank Bell, Sr
Added by: J.D. Larimore
 
CPO James Francis Frank Bell, Sr
Added by: J.D. Larimore
 
 
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