John Richmond Van Horn was born on March 19, 1943 and joined
the Armed Forces while in LYONS, IL.                                            

He served as a 11B10 in the Army. In one year of service he          
attained the rank of PFC/E3. He Began a tour of duty on April 5,    
1968                                                                                                     

On June 2, 1968, at the age of 25, John Richmond Van Horn          
perished in the service of our country In South Vietnam,                 
Bien Hoa   
                                                                                          

You can find John Richmond Van Horn honored on the Vietnam    
Veterans Memorial on Panel 61W, Row 18.