Bell, Harry, CPT

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Captain
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1899-1899, 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment
Service Years
1895 - 1915

Infantry

Captain


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Home State
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Year of Birth
1860
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Bell, Harry (MOH), CPT USA(Ret).
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Last Address
Hines, Illinois

Date of Passing
Nov 10, 1938
 
Location of Interment
Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery - Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section A-Off, site 167

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 Military Association Memberships
Congressional Medal Of Honor SocietyMedal of Honor
  1899, Congressional Medal Of Honor Society
  1899, Medal of Honor [Verified] - Assoc. Page


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Philippine Insurrection Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Philippine Insurrection as a Captain in the 36th United States Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery near Porac, Luzon, Philippine Islands, on October 17, 1899. His citation reads "Led a successful charge against a superior force, capturing and dispersing the enemy and relieving other members of his regiment from a perilous position". His Medal was issued March 8, 1902.

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 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment
  1899-1899, 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1899-1899 Philippine - American War
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