Letters to and about Owen Glendower Howell-Price, 1915-1916

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Accession Number AWM2018.785.49
Collection number 1DRL/0362
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 3
Object type Letter
Physical description 5 Image/s captured
Maker Giles, Thomas Kenneth
Lamrock, William Leith Gardiner
Owen, Robert Haylock
Walker, Harold Bridgwood
Place made Egypt, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1915-1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

File of letters relating to the First World War service of Lieutenant Colonel Owen Glendower Howell-Price, 3rd Australian Infantry Battalion. These letters includes a personal letter from Owen's previous commanding officer Lieutenant Colonel Robert Haylock Owen; signal of commendation from General Harold Bridgwood Walker and two letters of condolence from men in the 3rd battalion. The original letters were loaned for copying to the Australian War Memorial in 1927 and were returned to Mrs Howell-Price when completed. The current location of the originals is unknown.


This file contains:
Typed copy of a letter from Robert Haylock Owen to Owen Glendower Howell-Price, Alexandria, 17 July 1915;
Photostat copy of a signal of commendation from General Harold Bridgwood Walker to Lieutenant Colonel Owen Glendower Howell-Price, [c 1915-1916];
Photostat copy of a letter from William Leith Gardiner Lamrock to Mrs Howell Price, Strand, 2 December 1916;
Photostat copy of a letter from Thomas Kenneth Giles, 4 Command Camp, Mareham, [date unknown]. [This letter was probably included with the letter from Lamrock].