Five: 1914-15 Star Trio (269099 W. J. Howell, C.E.R.A.1 R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 1st issue (C.E.R.A. 2Cl., H.M.S. Pomone); Royal Navy Meritorious Service Medal, G.V.R., Admiral’s bust (269099 W. J. Howell, C.E.R.A. 1Cl. “Cumberland” 1917-18) nearly extremely fine (5)
London Gazette 15 February 1919 'For services in Cruisers employed on escort, convoy and patrol duties during 1917 and 1918.’
HMS CUMBERLAND, a cruiser of 9,750 tons served on the North American and West Indies Station in 1917-18.