Donald Howland
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Donald Howland

NAME

Donald Thomas Howland

HOME OF RECORD

Fayetteville

DATE OF BIRTH

05/21/1939

STATE

NC

DATE OF DEATH

February 10, 1993

BRANCH OF SERVICE

Army

INDUCTION YEAR

1993

Biography

Donald Thomas Howland served two tours of duty with the Army in Vietnam from August 1962 to March 1964 and from January 1970 to December 1970. A POW, he missed the birth of his first son before he was able to escape. In 1979, Donald retired from the Army. He died on February 10, 1993 from a massive heart attack believed to be caused by exposure to Agent Orange which weakened his heart. "Death is nothing at all. I have only slipped away into the next room."

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR Donald Howland
POSTED ON 9.15.2011

Never Forgotten

In Remembrance
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