Bell, Edwin

Rank: Private

Unit: H Co, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: October 22, 1862 in Harper’s Ferry, Maryland. He was 19.

Date of birth: 1843

Hometown: Albany County, New York

Occupation prior to enlistment: Farmer

Campaign: Civil War

Died: 17 June 1863

Location of fatality: Columbia College Hospital, Washington,

Place of interment: US Soldiers’ and Airmens’ Home National Cemetery in WashingtonDistrict of Columbia

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