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Randall Dumon Howell

Name Randall Dumon Howell
Rank/Grade SSGT - E6 - Army - Regular
Age 25
Marital Status Single
Race Caucasian
Gender Male
Date of Birth May 9, 1941
From Tyler, Texas
Length of Service 6 years
Tour Began Sep 04, 1965
Casualty Date Aug 27, 1966
Hostile/Non-Hostile   Non-Hostile, died missing
Body Recovered Yes
Religion Buddhism

Vietnam Memorial


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Randall Dumon Howell

Visitor Comments

Posted by:Jim McIlvenna
Date:Sunday, September 7, 2003 2:50 AM UTC
From:Cortland, NY
Comments:Randy was a fine person and I have remembered him every day that has passed since his death.

Posted by:Paul McPherran
Date:Friday, August 7, 2009 9:56 PM UTC
Relationship:he was a pretty close friend
From:Sapulpa, OK
Comments:first met Randy in Georgia, 11th Air Assault Div...we did become good friends. he had a magnifcant handlebar mustache then...very proud if it...then after a few drinks,...I clipped off the left side....oops. Months later he showed up in BEN HOA.We began working together again.So talented,professional....we had a platoon party..lots of beer...Randy found a pair of scissors and lopped off a big chunk of my hair !..Payback !! Everyone thought a fight was coming...but we laughed and hugged and remembered...he was a really cool breeze..

Posted by:Roger Howell
Date:Tuesday, November 12, 2019 4:22 AM UTC
Relationship:Brother of Randy Howell
From:Tyler Texas
Comments:I’m thankful to find your comments . I recently found this site and joined as lifetime member . Wish I had discovered it years ago . Would like to visit others .

Posted by:Tina (Lide) Morgan
Date:Friday, May 27, 2022 9:09 PM UTC
Relationship:second cousin
Comments:I never had the opportunity to meet Randy. My dad spoke very fondly of him and his family. I am very proud of him and his service to our country. I am sad that I never was able to meet him.


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