• Richmond Gordon Howell-Price enlisted in December 1915 and served as a Trooper and Corporal in Light Horse units in the Middle East and was commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the 1st Battalion AIF in December 1916. He was killed in action at Bullecourt, France 4 May 1917 and was posthumously awarded the Military Cross.

    Lieutenant Richmond Gordon Howell-Price MC
    Lieutenant Richmond Gordon Howell-Price MC (1896-1917)
    AWM P00267.005

    Sources:

    Chris Coulthard Clark, The Diggers : makers of the Australian military tradition : lives from the Australian dictionary of biography (Carlton, Victoria: 1993, pp. 189-191).

    Douglas Pike, Australian Dictionary of Biography (New York: 1983, pp. 381-382).