Private George H. Bell served as Corporal with the 24th. Kent Regiment, Chatham and was chosen as a representative from this unit to attend the Tercentenary at Quebec in 1908.
Private George H. Bell trained at Niagara with the Pioneer section of the 44th Battalion until the fall of 1915, transferring then as Lance Corporal with the 86th. Machine gun Battalion, Hamilton. He proceeded overseas May 16th, 1916, but due to varicose veins and an accident causing injury to his back, he has been kept an duty in England, reverting to Private.