Howard B Clarkson
15/11/1924 – 28/11/2006
National Treasurer of the USS Landing Craft Infantry Association.
Howard entered United States Navy on June 11, 1943. During World War II, he operated a landing craft at Omaha Beach in Normandy, France on June 6, 1944 as a part of the first Allied Invasion of Europe for which he was awarded the Province of Normandy Medal on the 60th anniversary of D-Day.
Photographed in Portsmouth during D-Day 60
All images © W N BISHOP