Howard served in the U.S. Navy in the Construction Battalions or Seabees as a Builder First Class.  BUs make up the largest segment of the Naval Construction Force. BUs work as heavy timber, rough and finish carpenters, roofers, concrete workers, masons, painters, bricklayers and cabinetmakers. 

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