Memorial: M450

Memorial in Russell, New Zealand commemorating Commander Charles Charles Bell RN d. 1844

Location

Christ Church Russell, Kawakawa, Northland, New Zealand, Rest of the World

Transcript

'SACRED TO THE MEMORY / OF / CHARLES BELL / COMMANDER OF H.M.S. HAZARD / WHO WAS DROWNED / AT / THE BAY OF ISLANDS NEW ZEALAND / 8TH AUGUST 1844 / AGED 45'

Details

Type: Headstone
Vessel: HMS Hazard

People

Bell, Charles
Age: 45
Date of Death: 8/8/1844
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Commander RN
Organisation: Royal Navy

Extra

Recorder: Mr. D.A. Clarke