Unsolved Murders

Edwin John Howell

Age: 21

Sex: male

Date: 17 Oct 1940

Place: unknown

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Edwin John Howell was shot in the head at a North West camp.

He had been sitting in a tent at the time when the bullet came through and hit him in the head.

It was heard that some soldiers had been out hunting rabbits at the time but they denied firing the shot.


see Liverpool Daily Post - Thursday 17 October 1940