Captain Harry Bell served in the Army for the 36th Infantry Regiment and as a member of the U.S. Volunteers Division. Bell was awarded the Medal of Honor on March 8, 1902. Where on October 17, 1899 he demonstrated extreme bravery while in the Philippine Islands as he led a successful charge against a much larger and superior enemy force and even liberate some of his men from a bad position in battle.
October 17, 1899