Photograph, Christmas tin and Ammunition of Private Richard Howells, Montgomeryshire Yeomanry (2)

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Private Richard Howells, Montgomeryshire Yeamonary (uncle of Mrs Jones) "When joined up was in partnership with three brothers and father in farming [South Moelygarth, Welshpool], however, a tribunal demanded that one of the boys was needed for war purposes, the oldest was a stockman, an essential worker on the farm, the second son failed the eye test, so Richard had to pack his bags and go into the Yeomanry. Other than the Somme battle we...