Bell, James

Rank: Private

Unit: H Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: March 23, 1853 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was 23.

Hometown: Londonderry, Ireland

Occupation prior to enlistment: Tailor

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 5 March 1854

Age at death: 24 yrs

Cause of death: Killed in action

Location of fatality: Canadian River, New Mexico,