Col. Howard R. Johnson was a commander of the 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment. You meet up with in on the 4th Mission of Brothers in Arms: Earned in Blood.
- He uses an M1 Garand when he carries Thompson or Grease Gun ammo on his chest.
- He initially took command of Hartsock's fireteam: Campbell, Marsh, and Paige. At the time, Hartsock was in command of Allen and Garnett.