Edward Ngatata Howell Unknown date of birth - 20 July 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number5742 AWMM Also known asEddie AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMBarman AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMMatataBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Olive Marr (sister)Post-officeMatataBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsNorth Africa AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number5742 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMRotoruaBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 2nd Echelon AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMCorporal AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesAccidental DeathCause 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-grave AWMM 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 Contribute › Cemetery nameCairo War Memorial CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceK. 76. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Edward Ngatata Howell by laying a poppy. Douglas Frank Howell Edward Howell Edward Ngatata Howell Ernest Alexander Howell Ernest Hallright Howell Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Edward Ngatata Howell Leave a note Contribute › Processing 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 Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.