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P00267.003

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ID number P00267.003
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white

Description

STUDIO PORTRAIT OF LIEUTENANT COLONEL (LT COL) OWEN GLENDOWER HOWELL-PRICE DSO MC. LT COL HOWELL-PRICE WAS COMMISSIONED AS A SECOND LIEUTENANT IN THE 3RD BATTALION AND SUBSEQUENTLY SERVED AT GALLIPOLI WHERE HE WON THE MILITARY CROSS AND WAS MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES. DURING JULY AND AUGUST 1916 HE FOUGHT AT POZIERES AND MOUQUET FARM, FRANCE, WHERE HE WAS AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE ORDER AND WAS AGAIN MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON 2 NOVEMBER 1916 NEAR FLERS, FRANCE.