Corporal Rex Horn, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Horn, attended Portland High School and Magnolia A & M (now the University of Arkansas at Monticello) and entered the Army Air Corps in 1940.  Horn trained at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri and Las Vegas, Nevada.  He was killed in a training exercise at Las Vegas on March 3, 1941.


Box 1

File 1 – Information of Rex L. Horn who died in training, March 3, 1941

File 2 – Book: The Men and Women in World War II of Ashley County Arkansas, 1943

File 3 – Book: Men of the War: A Photographic Report of World War II, 1945

File 4 – Presidential Memorial Certificate in honor of Rex L. Horn, 1942

File 5 – Rex L. (Lavon “Vonnie”) Horn – correspondence with parents, March 8, 1941 to January 18, 1942

File 6 – Clifford L. Horn (younger brother to Rex L. Horn) entered Army in 1942

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