• Links to Oral History Sessions: Ball, Jr., Howard Lee (February 29, 2008)
  • Conflict(s): World War II; Cold War
  • Military Branch & Unit: Army
  • Theater(s): Home Front
  • US Army Division: 46th Infantry
  • US Army Regiment: 126th Infantry
  • US Army Battalion: 1st Battalion
  • US Army Company: Headquarters Company


Mr. Ball was a child who experienced the WWII Home Front in the Pompton Lakes, NJ, area. During the Cold War, he served in the Michigan National Guard as an infantryman.