File MC 376/591/21; USF 18/3 - Papers relating to John Rex

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MC 376/591/21; USF 18/3


Papers relating to John Rex


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18 papers; 2 photographs

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 24 May 2004 (ACC 2004/42).

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Photocopy of The Mighty Eighth Air Force Heritage Museum, Savannah, appeal leaflet. Photocopies of photographs of John Rex and reprints of photographs of Military Police colleagues. Letter from John Rex to Anne Hoare recalling his Military Police career and hospital memories, c. 1989 (7 pages). Typescript recollections of the 987th Military Police Co. by John Rex, 1990 (2 pages). Photocopies of news cuttings relating to John Rex's return visit to Norwich, c. 1985.

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Rights are reserved. For any reproduction, other than for private, non-commercial research, permission must be sought from the American Library (email

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See also MC 371/741, MC 371/882/6/1 and MC 371/882/6/2, for a recorded memoir (with transcript) by John Rex and a photograph of him in uniform.

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