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Private Edward Howell


Harrogate Herald - 19th September 1917

Roll of Honour

Mr & Mrs Richard Howell, of Church Square, Harrogate, have received an official intimation that their son Private Edward Howell, East Yorkshire Regiment, was wounded on August 30th. A short time ago we published an account of a brave act by Private Howell at Vimy Ridge, when he saved the life of a wounded comrade during a strong German counter-attack by carrying him back to the lines, a distance of over a mile, whilst under heavy fire.



East Yorkshire Regiment, 1/4th Battalion

Private Edward Howell (203107)

Born : Harrogate

Enlisted : York

Residence : Harrogate

Died : 27th March 1918

Killed in Action  :  France & Flanders

Note : Formerly 2832, Yorks Hussars



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