Howard Rogers was born in Embreeville, Tennessee, the son of Thomas (Tom) Jefferson Rogers and Lula Bell Blevins. Husband of Evelyn C. Rogers.

After his mother died in 1918, he and his father lived his grandparents, Joseph and Rebekah Rogers. His father remarried in 1923 with Minnie Ann Wilson.

He was Killed in Action at Hambach, Germany
Buried at Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands, C, 9, 12

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 2 May 1916
  • Date of death: 24 February 1945
  • County: Washington
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 823rd Tank Destroyer Battalion
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIX, Middle Panel
  • Contact us to sponsor Howard H. Rogers

Image Gallery

Click a thumbnail below to view at full size.

Submit more information on this veteran →