BELL, Cyril William Bowdler (from 1892 C. W. Bowdler). Hull 1839 — 1918. British Officer. Son of John Pearson Bell and Lucy Louisa Bowdler. Colonel. Probablt served in India, later Professor at Staff College. Also a noted musician (organist) and componist. Married, at least one son.
Publications: The Nasr-i Be-nazīr. An eastern Fairy Tale. Transl. from the Urdū. 129 p. Calcutta & Hull 1871.
– Translations from Persian.
– Wrote much on military matters.
Sources: https://www.genealogy.com/forum/surnames/topics/bowdler/35/; stray notes in Internet.
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