Tanner was once chairman of High Desert Advisory Committtee
Editor’s note: This is the second in a three-part series on the career of Howard Tanner, a longtime Apple Valley resident who served in the military for more than three decades.
By Davida Siwisa James
Apple Valley Review
Howard N. Tanner continued as operations officer during the Korean War until new orders came in one day.
“I was flying a few missions when my commanding officer told me that I was being transferred from the squadron to the Joint Operations Center in Seoul, Korea,” Tanner said.