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Military officer

William Hemphill Bell, American military officer. Served during Civil War in line of the army, in field, and in subsistence department.

Background

Bell, William Hemphill was born on January 28, 1834 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Honorary Thomas S. B. (jurist).

Education

Graduate West Point, 1858.

Career

General and commissary general United States of America, November 14, 1897. General United States of America retired January 28, 1898.

Membership

Served during Civil War in line of the army, in field, and in subsistence department.

Connections

father:
Honorary Thomas S. B. Bell