The Howze-Hawkins family papers, 1863-1983.
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Robert Lee Howze, Jr. (b. March 23, 1903, Washington, D.C.-d. Apr. 14, Monterey, Calif.), U.S. Army officer, graduated from West Point in 1925 and later was an instructor at the Academy from 1931 to 1935. During World War II, he served with the 3rd Armored Division. During the 1950s, he was chief of staff, Caribbean Command; commander of the 2nd Infantry Division in Korea; commander of the 1st Armored Division; and deputy commander, 6th Army. From the description of Howze, Robert L. ...
The United States Army is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces and performs land-based military operations. It is one of the seven uniformed services of the United States and is designated as the Army of the United States in the United States Constitution, Article 2, Section 2, Clause 1 and United States Code, Title 10, Subtitle B, Chapter 301, Section 3001. As the largest and senior branch of the U.S. military, the modern U.S. Army has its roots in the Continental Army, which wa...
Hamilton Hawkins Howze (b. Dec. 21, 1908, White Plains, New York), Major General in the U.S. Army, graduated from West Point in 1930. During World War II, he served as assistant chief of staff for operations, 1st Armored Division, in England and North Africa; commander of battalion and regiment, 13th Armored Regiment (1943-1944); and commander, Combat Command A, 1st Armored Division, in Italy. During the 1950s, General Howze served in Germany and other parts of Europe as commanding general, 82nd...