Howland Staige Davis (November 21, 1913 in Baltimore, Maryland – December 3, 2009) was a member of the Virginia Glee Club during the Glee Club 1935-1936 season. He was a third year during the season. While at the University of Virginia he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega.
Howland was the great-grandson of University of Virginia professor John Staige Davis. He served in World War II as a Naval aviator, rising to the rank of commander and earning the Distinguished Flying Cross. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. He later was a NASA test pilot during the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions, as well as a Bendix Field Engineering test pilot.
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