BELL, William White

Known as: 
Dingle
Rank: 
Acting Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Fusiliers
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
6461342
P.O.W. number: 
18612
Operations: 
Acting Lance Corporal William Bell, 6 Troop, embarked on board motor launch ML 192 for Operation Chariot, the raid at St Nazaire on 28 March 1942 [1]
Reported missing after the raid, found to have been taken prisoner and transported to Stalag 344 Lamsdorf, Poland [2][3].
 
Sources
[1] St Nazaire Society website.
[2] British Army Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417/43.
[3] Prisoners of War 1715-1945 / National Archives file WO392/11.
 

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