James Harry Bell
RN (D/JX 283628). British
|Died||22 Nov 1942||(21)||Halifax, Nova Scotia|
Roster information listed for James Harry Bell
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Empire Sailor||Motor merchant||Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)||21 Nov 1942 (+)||U-518|
Son of Harry and Mary E. Bell, of Stalybridge, Cheshire, England. He was rescued by HMCS Minas after the sinking of Empire Sailor, but died whilst on the way to a hospital at Halifax from phosgene gas poisoning and was buried at the Halifax (Mount Olivet) Cemetery.