Cerro Gordo County

Helen Jean Horton





GETS RATING -- Mr. and Mrs. Benton O. Horton, 954 5th S.E., have received word that their daughter, Helen Jean, has received the rank of aviation machinist's mate 3/C, in the WAVES after completing a 21 weeks course at Norman, Okla. She is now located in Beeville, Texas, in the Corpus Christi area. Miss Horton enlisted in the WAVES in March and took her boot training in New York. She is a graduate of the Mason City high school and junior college.

Source: Mason City Globe-Gazette, Nov. 26, 1943 (photo included)