99 Years ago the Manchester Pals arrived in France

Newly released data on the net provides the Roll of 17th Battalion men who arrived in France on 8th November 1915.  Of the sample of 12 men on the Roll with Arthur Bell:-

5 Died, including Private Arthur Edward Bennett 1st July 1916 – III Platoon Men

3 Discharged (Presumed sickness or wounds) including Arthur Bell

4 Demobilised fit (May have been wounded prior or former PoW)


We shall remember them.

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