PVT Robert Knox Bell

PVT Robert Knox Bell

Birth
Oswalt, Love County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 5 Dec 1942 (aged 22)
Zhenjiang, Guangdong, China
Burial
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Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 16156918 · View Source
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Mrs. Erie Bell, mother. Enlisted in the US Coastal Artillery March 12, 1941 at Oklahoma City, OK. Fought the Japanese during their invasion of the Philippines during WWII. Captured and taken as a POW, on board the Tottori Maru, to China and then by rail and forced march to Mukden, a prisoner of war camp where he soon died of malaria and beri beri. Serial #18050427.


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  • Created by: Teresa Jarosek Elmore
  • Added: 12 Oct 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16156918
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Robert Knox Bell (20 Feb 1920–5 Dec 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16156918, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Teresa Jarosek Elmore (contributor 46626861) .