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PFC John Henry Bell
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1944
Olmsted
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1966
Quang Ngai
Quang Ngai, Vietnam

Pfc. U.S. Marine Corps, Vietnam War-Pfc. Bell was killed in action by small arms fire on 3-5-1966 while serving as a rifleman in the area of Quang Ngai Province of South Vietnam with Co. B of the 1st Battalion of the 7th Marine Regiment of the 1st Marine Division, III MAF.

Pfc. Bell is the son of Mr. Henry & Mrs. Ethel {Edmonds} Bell of Peoria, Illinois, and he is a 1962 graduate of Woodruff H.S., and joined the Marines on March 10, 1965.

He leaves two brothers, Edward Jones and Terry Jones of Peoria, and six sisters, Mrs. Margaret Davidson Mrs. Juanita Simpson, Mrs. Beatrice Randle, Miss Rita, Miss Gail, and Miss Angela Jones, all of Peoria. Pfc. Bell does leave one 10-month old son, John Adrian Bell.

Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, National Defense Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal. 
 
Burial:
Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum
Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Mound Division
 
Created by: David C. Henderson
Record added: Feb 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65046822
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