Callum C M Bell

Second Lieutenant Callum C. M. Bell was born in Trinidad, British West Indies in 1900. As of the Census records dating from 1911, Bell was living with his sister Esther Hannah Bell, aged 40; as well as two servants, one nurse and one housemaid/cook; and resided at Nook Hillfoot Road, Woolton.

According to the Local paper Callum was educated at Birkenhead School and was prominent in Rugby, Football , Cricket. and Entered Father’s ( H H Bell) solicitor’s business ( Bells building , South John St Liverpool) and later enters the OTC and was later accepted into the Royal Air Force as a cadet where he was granted his commission.

Second Lieutenant Callum C.M. Bell served in the Royal Air Force and died due to the left wing of his aeroplane falling off, causing a crash in France on 16 August 1918.

Remembered with Honour Halewood
(St Nicholas Churchyard)