Army cover for demobilization, transfer or discharge (nd); 9 photographs (1917-1919); 2 manuscript letters and one postcard to his parents (22 July 1919, 27 July 1919, nd); Demobilization certificate (3 February 1920); Booklet "The Soldier's French and Arabic Pocket Guide" (1915); Transfer statement form for arms, equipment, clothing and necessaries (6 February 1919); Instructions to those proceeding home on Furlough (9 November 1919); Army book used as photograph album (nd); Field medical card (24 September-2 October 1918); Signalling certificate (30 September 1917); Receipt for great coat (January 1920); Ship label (nd); Memorandum relating to dental treatment (5 November 1918); Typescript letter from Tom W. (3 April 1919); Pass (14 June 1919); Leave and railway ticket (8 December 1919); Protection and identity certificate (7 January 1920).
Alfred Howell papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection EP 036
- Dates of Creation1915-1920
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Arabic French
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, typescript, photographs, postcard, and printed material. Includes a receipt, a ship label, and a leave and railway ticket.
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Alfred Edward Howell, born in 1898, was a Private, 4th Battalion, Essex Regiment, and Sapper, Royal Engineers, serving in Egypt/Palestine.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by A.E. Holland. See Research Correspondence File.
In English, but with some Arabic and French.
Other Finding Aids
Egypt/Palestine catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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