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S2 Winter Payne Bell
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S2 Winter Payne Bell Veteran

Birth
Death
13 Nov 1942
At Sea
Monument
Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines Add to Map
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Tablets Of The Missing
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Having actually gone "Missing" on the above date, he was not officially declared by the military as being dead until November 14, 1943, 1 year and 1 day after he went missing as was the custom.

Son of Daniel Pover Bell who resided in the District Of Columbia.

Winter served as a Seaman Second Class, U.S.S. Barton (DD-599), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in the District Of Columbia prior to the war.

Winter was declared "Missing In Action" when the Barton was sunk by Japanese destroyer Amatsukaze in the Battle of Guadalcanal during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 6030307

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )
Having actually gone "Missing" on the above date, he was not officially declared by the military as being dead until November 14, 1943, 1 year and 1 day after he went missing as was the custom.

Son of Daniel Pover Bell who resided in the District Of Columbia.

Winter served as a Seaman Second Class, U.S.S. Barton (DD-599), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in the District Of Columbia prior to the war.

Winter was declared "Missing In Action" when the Barton was sunk by Japanese destroyer Amatsukaze in the Battle of Guadalcanal during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 6030307

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )

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