Biographies - 'Preach' Horton
 
Full Name:
A. R. "Preach" Horton
Date of Birth:
l2 28 l924
Entered:
July  l943
Drafted:
Yes
Volunteer:
No
Where:
Camp Wolters, Mineral Wells , Texas
Unit:
Co. C  274 Inf. Reg.

Medals

Silver Star, Bronze Star, Combat Inf. Badge , Good Conduct, Amer. Defence, Occupation Medal, ETO W/3 Camp. Stars

Bio

Stayed in Reserves and retired with 25 yrs. service, at the rank of E8, I/sgt. Also worked for a Home Builders Retail Center , with 19 separate locations, retired in 1990 as general manager with 44 years service. Since then I have enjoyed retirement playing golf, hunting , and fishing.