My name is William Howard. I grew up in a small rural town in the mountains of Virginia. At a very young age, I realized I was destined to serve in the armed forces. My first book report in elementary school was on the Commandant of the Marines. At that young age, I knew I […]
About Bill Howard
William "Bill" Howard is both a Wounded Warrior and a writer for Low VA Rates. Before beginning his career with LVR, Bill served in both the Navy (1988-1993) and Army (2005-present). In the Navy, he was part of Special Boat Unit 11, and he served as an E-7 sergeant first class, Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Specialist, and a Ranger while in the Army.
When we speak of recovery, most people think of visits to the doctor or physical therapy; at least, that’s what I thought of when I thought of recovery. When you’re in the Army or here at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, it’s very different. I want to thank all the surgeons, nurses, doctors, physical therapists, […]