Letters from John Howell-Price to his family, 1916-1919

Place Oceans: Atlantic Ocean, North Sea
Accession Number AWM2018.785.47
Collection number 1DRL/0361
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 2
Object type Letter
Physical description 5 Image/s captured
Maker Howell-Price, John
Place made United Kingdom: England
Date made 1916; 1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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File of letters relating to the First World War service of Acting Lieutenant John Howell-Price, Royal Naval Reserve. These letters mention the action between the armed merchant cruiser HMS Alcantara and the German raider SMS Grief in the North Sea on 29 February 1916, his brothers serving in the Australian forces in 1916, and his thoughts on the end of the war in 1919.

This file contains:
Photostat copy of a letter from John Howell-price [to his family], Norwich, 7 March 1916 [includes envelope];
Photostat copy of a letter from John and Margret Howell-Pice to his family, Liverpool [England], 1 January 1919.