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Gail Randolph Bell
|Born||09/26/1915, charleston, illinois|
|Parents||clifford and lula bell|
charleston high school/eastern illinois university
|Branch of Service||Army
|Additional Identifiers||Commissioned or Warrant Officer
|Service Timeframe||1941 - 1947 active--1957 reserve|
|War/Conflict||World War Two 1939-1945
|Principal Units and Locations||
34th infantry division/135th regiment
|Military Awards and Decorations||
Bronze Star for combat with Oak Leaf Cluster/Combat Infantryman Badge.
Enlisted months before Pearl Harbor/OCS 1942/rose to rank of Major, fighting constantly with the division as infantry officer from Nov 1942 to May 1945./Served in Army of Occupation in Austria until 1947/ Remained in the reserves until 1957.