- Township: East Nissouri
- Branch: Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve
- Wars Served: World War II
- Years of service: 1942-
- Country enlisted with: Canada
Howard Robbins was a son of Norman and Albertha (Vannatter) Robbins of Uniondale. He enlisted in London in 1942 and was stationed on the east coast of Canada. In 1944, he married Enid Webber of Drumhead, Nova Scotia.