- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Tuesday, 09 August 2016 14:55
Howard Alton Bowman
Seaman Second Class
H. A. BOWMAN
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 321 49 00
- Rate: S2/c (Seaman Second Class)
- Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
- Enlisted: 15 October 1940
- Place: Des Moines, Iowa
- Onboard USS Arizona: 9 December 1940
- From: NTS Great Lakes, Illinois
- Date of Birth: 1919
- Place of Birth: Canada
- Hometown / State December 1941: Coon Rapids, Iowa
- Next of Kin: Mr. Dennis Bowman - Father
- Address: 1020 7th Ave., Coon Rapids, Iowa
- Disposition: Unrecoverable – Among the 900+ souls still onboard the USS Arizona
- Posthumous Awards: Purple Heart, American Defense Service Medal w/Fleet Clasp, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/Star, WWII Victory Medal
Photo courtesy of Budd Nease Collection, Past Historian, USS Arizona Reunion Association
Information researched and compiled by N. A. Nease and provided on USSARIZONA.ORG free of charge.
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