Edward Ngatata Howell Unknown date of birth - Died 20 July 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number5742 AWMM Also known asEddie AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankSergeant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait from The Weekly News; 6 August 1941 - This image ma … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEdward Ngatata AWMM SurnameHowell AWMM Ingoa Also known asEddie AWMM Service number5742 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Barman AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Matata, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Olive Marr (sister), Post-office, Matata, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsNorth Africa AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number5742 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMRotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Corporal AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 2nd Echelon AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesAccidental Death, Cause of Death AWMMAccidentally killed on active service AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Edward Howell was the son of Edward and Ngahuia Howell, of MatataPortrait at http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/photo/five-28th-battalion-boys-matata. Headstone photograph http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/photo/edward-ngatatas-graveTwo brothers saw active service in WW2, Peter Mack Howell (21784 ) Edward Ngatata Howell (5742) who was killed in action in Egypt. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death33 AWMM Date of death20 July 1941 AWMM Cause of deathAccidental Death AWMM Place of deathEgypt AWMM Death notesEgypt AWMM Cemetery nameCairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave referenceK. 76. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Edward Ngatata Howell by laying a poppy. Douglas Phillip Howell Edward Howell Edward Ngatata Howell Edward Thomas Howell Ernest Alexander Howell Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Edward Ngatata Howell Leave a note Contribute › Processing Hi uncle my dad has your name. Edward Phillip Ngatata Howell. Love you lots Public - Toni - Other Relative - 19 May 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commissionhttp://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Sources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945. Personal pagehttp://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/soldier/edward-ngatata-howellFurther ReferenceCody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 2: WW2 91 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 19 May 2015ToniNew ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.