Sergeant Howard volunteered for airborne forces and was posted to 2 (Airborne) Battalion, Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry.
Sergeant Howard served on the Rhine Crossing and was killed on 16 April 1945 and is now buried in Hanover War Cemetery, Germany.
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