Robert George Howie Edit Profile
Student in public schools.
Marjorie (wife George Brent Vivian, United States Army). Commanded First lieutenant United States Army, 1917, advanced through grades to colonel, 1942. Assigned Mexican Border Service, 1916.
Company commander 33d Division, France, World War I. Served United States, P.I., China, 1927-1930. Assistant commandant Armored Force School, 1940-1943.
Commander bases South Pacific, 1943-1946. Commander Florida Military District, 1946-1950, retired, 1950. Appointed state director civil defense Florida since 1950.
Board of directors Duval Company chapter American Red Cross.
Member Military Order World Wars. Mason (Shriner).; Club: Timuquana Country (Jacksonville). Inventor Howie machine gun carrier.
Married Blanche Elinor Buhler, November 4, 1913.