Wars Last Goodbyes

Individual Record

Warwick Cemetery

Warwick Cemetery

Warwickshire

Inscription:

In ever loving memory of

Alfred

Beloved husband of

Eileen Howlett

Who passed on May 16th 1940

Aged 28 years

Late Drum Major Essex Regt

Died through active service

Additional memorials placed upon Alfred's grave to his brothers:

To the memory of our sons

 

W. H. Howlett

Worcestershire Rgt

Killed at Tobruk

G. W. Howlett

Royal Warwicks

Killed East Africa

Feb 8th 1945

3 brothers who served and lost their lives due to the Second World War

Alfred Patrick John

Howlett

Second World War

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Serjeant Drum Major

2nd Battalion Essex Regiment

1911

Romford, Essex

16th May 1940

28

Died at Warwick Hospital from the effects of war service - he was invalided out from France after he arrived with the BEF in August 1939

Warwick Cemetery, Warwick, Warwickshire

Alfred's brothers George William and William Henry also died during the Second World War - three of four brothers who served

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